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Haiti marks 10 year anniversary of earthquake amid worsening food insecurity

01/09/2020. Malteser International currently runs community gardens and livestock programs that directly address Haiti’s food crisis.

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2020’s ‘wind of madness’ indicates growing instability: UN chief

04/02/2020. Rising instability and unpredictable geopolitical tensions have led to a “wind of madness” across the world, Secretary-General António Guterres said during his main annual press conference for journalists at UN Headquarters in New York.

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Private sector pledges US$250 million in refugee assistance

12/16/2019. The growing role of the private sector in mobilizing vital resources to support millions of refugees worldwide went on show at the Global Refugee Forum in Geneva,

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The UN is in financial distress

01/02.2020. The United Nations (UN) is running out of money, compounded by the fact that the U.S. — its biggest contributor — still hasn’t paid all of what it owes for 2019.

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Russia scores victory for ally Syria in UN vote cutting aid

01/11/2020. Russia scored a victory for its close ally Syria, using its veto threat to force the U.N. Security Council to adopt a resolution significantly reducing the delivery of cross-border humanitarian aid to over one million Syrians in the northeast.

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Holy Family Hospital in Bethlehem intensifies antenatal checks with awareness campaigns in the region

03/01/2020. "We will double our efforts to reach women wherever they might be".

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Speech of the Grand Master to the Diplomatic Corps accredited to the Sovereign Order of Malta

01/10/2020. I would like to thank each of you for the important contribution you give every day to preventing and reducing the vulnerability of our world. Fra’ Giacomo Dalla Torre del Tempio di Sanguinetto.

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Pope Francis' Greeting Address to Members of the Diplomatic Corps

01/11/2020. In his speech, the Sovereign Pontiff recalls the importance of multilateral diplomacy.

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António Guterres’ risky balancing act

10/31/2019. Nearly at the end of the first three of his five-year mandate, Guterres’ performance at the head of an embattled UN remains the subject of much anxious debate.

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ICRC appoints new director-general

10/31/2019. The Assembly of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) has appointed Robert Mardini to the post of director-general.

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