Climate change now worse than war for Afghan farmers

Climate change now worse than war for Afghan farmers Issued on: 25/10/2021 - 13:08 Modified: 25/10/2021 - 13:06 Desperate to feed their families, people in a remote Afghan district have been forced to..

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Success Story Hong Kong Reimposes Tough New Virus Restrictions

Hong Kong (AFP): Hong Kong reimposed tough social distancing measures on Wednesday -- shuttering many businesses and making facemasks on public transport mandatory -- after a ...

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Applications Call For UN Young Leaders For Sustainable Developement Goals

Every two years, 17 young change-makers are recognized for their leadership and contribution to a more sustainable world. Convened by the Secretary-General’s Envoy on Youth, ...

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Call For Applications: United Nations Youth Champions For Disarmament

United nations: The United Nations Office for Disarmament Affairs is looking for young persons (ages 18 – 24) motivated to use their talents to help ...

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Smartphones Transformed Everything. Now, There’s More Disruption To Come.

Illustrations from the last decade of our smartphone coverage, by (from left) Jon Krause (“Step Away From the Phone,” 2018) and Rami Niemi (“The New

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Time Is Now For Barca As Bid For Champions League Recovery Begins

Madrid (AFP): Barcelona want to build for the future with the tantalising prospect of another group of teenage talents emerging..

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What Is The ‘Delta Plus’ Variant Of The Coronavirus?

What is the “delta plus” variant? It’s a relative of the delta variant, identified by British scientists last month. Because it isn’t..

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