UNF - COP 21 Ratification Event and SDG Media Zone event at the United Nations, Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2016. (Photo/Stuart Ramson for UN Foundation)
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Paris Agreement

India Agrees to Ratify Paris Agreement Climate Change Pact

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Gender + Equality

Leaving No One Behind: The Sustainable Development Goals and LGBTIQ Inclusion

While her husband holds their youngest child, Twesigye Christente waits to receive a long-acting contraceptive at the Kinaaba Health Center II.
While her husband holds their youngest child, Twesigye Christente waits to receive a long-acting contraceptive at the Kinaaba Health Center II.
Gender + Equality

Inclusive Peacebuilding: A Closer Look At Gender Norms And Conflict In Uganda

Special event entitled ÒStudent Observance on the occasion of the International Day of Peace (21 September)Ó Theme: ÒThe Sustainable Development Goals: Building Blocks for PeaceÓRemarks by the Secretary-General
Special event entitled ÒStudent Observance on the occasion of the International Day of Peace (21 September)Ó Theme: ÒThe Sustainable Development Goals: Building Blocks for PeaceÓRemarks by the Secretary-General
Goal 16 - Peace and Justice

One Year On: The Ball Is Rolling For Peaceful, Just And Inclusive Societies Within The 2030 Agenda

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Gender + Equality

Legal Access Must Improve To Support India’s Acid Violence Survivors

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Gender + Equality

Miles To Go: Stepping Up Progress Toward Gender Equality

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Climate Change

The Tiny Nation of Kiribati Will Soon Be Underwater — Here’s the Plan to Save Its People

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Opinions

Life, Love and Forgiveness: Aurora Prize Winner Pleads For Humanitarian Compassion At Social Good Summit

Press stakeout with the President of the General Assembly and the Directors of the World Health Organization (WHO), the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and the Organization for Animal Health (OIE) on the High-level Antimicrobial Resistance Meeting

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WHO - Margaret Chan, Director Gen.
FAO -JosŽ Graziano da Silva, Dir. Gen.
OIE - Monique Eloit, Dir. Gen.
Press stakeout with the President of the General Assembly and the Directors of the World Health Organization (WHO), the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and the Organization for Animal Health (OIE) on the High-level Antimicrobial Resistance Meeting

(PGA no show)
WHO - Margaret Chan, Director Gen.
FAO -JosŽ Graziano da Silva, Dir. Gen.
OIE - Monique Eloit, Dir. Gen.
Health

5 Things You Need To Know About Antimicrobial Resistance

High-Level leaders meet on Refugees
High-Level leaders meet on Refugees
Goal 16 - Peace and Justice

US Says Some 360,000 Refugee Spots Pledged at United Nations

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Climate Change

Leaders from 100+ Countries Call for Ambitious Amendment to the Montreal Protocol to Phase Down HFCs and Donors Announce Intent to Provide $80 Million of Support

Barak Obama, President of US addresses the hall.

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Barak Obama, President of US addresses the hall.

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Poverty + Development

At UN, Obama Defends His Foreign Policy: ‘We Have Been A Force For Good’

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Goal 2 - Zero Hunger

Rebooting The Food System

UNF - COP 21 Ratification Event and SDG Media Zone event at the United Nations, Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2016. (Photo/Stuart Ramson for UN Foundation)
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Paris Agreement

Paris Climate Agreement Set to Take Force Later This Year

UNF - COP 21 Ratification Event and SDG Media Zone event at the United Nations, Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2016. (Photo/Stuart Ramson for UN Foundation)
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Paris Agreement

The Paris Agreement Is One Step Closer To Reality

Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon accepts the instrument acceptance for the ratification of the Paris Agreement from Rafael Pacchiano Alaman, Minister for Environment and Natural Resources of MEXICO.

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Paris Agreement

31 More Countries Ratify Paris Climate Pact, Including Argentina and Brazil

SDGs Year 1:  Event to mark the Anniversary of the Adoption of the 2030 Agenda and the Sustainable Development Goals.
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Paris Agreement

U.N. Signals That Climate Deal Has Backing Needed to Enter Force

David Nabarro gives a press conference

David Nabarro is interviewed by the newscentre
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Poverty + Development

Maintaining the Momentum: Building on Year One of the SDGs

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Poverty + Development

17 Is A Lucky Number

Press conference by the Secretary-General's Special Envoys on El Ni–o and Climate, Mary Robinson and Macharia Kamau. They will brief reporters on El Ni–o-affected countries and the High-level event on Responding to the Impacts El Ni–o and Mitigating Recurring Climate Risks (19 July)
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Climate Change

Time To ‘Get Real’ On Building Resilience Against Climate Threats, Former Irish President Says