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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On Hong Kong Campus, Elusive Protesters And An Uncertain Future

  Hong Kong (AFP): Staff at one of Hong Kong's top universities picked through the chaotic aftermath of a violent occupation by protesters for a second ...

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Newcastle Ban Handshakes To Guard Against Coronavirus

London (AFP): Premier League club Newcastle United have introduced a handshake ban to protect against the spread of the coronavirus, manager..

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Online Fundraiser For Bushfire-Hit Koalas Tops Aus$1 Million

Sydney (AFP): An online fundraiser for koalas injured in devastating bushfires topped Aus$1 million ($680,000) on Thursday, making it Australia's biggest campaign on the GoFundMe..

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Kashmir Capital Readies For Muslim Festival After Protest Broken Up

Curfew restrictions have been imposed to prevent unrest over the Indian government's move to revoke Kashmir's special status. Photo: AFP Srinagar (India): Big queues formed in..

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Japan School Closure Plan Stuns Parents, Officials

Tokyo (AFP): The Japanese government's abrupt call for schools nationwide to close over the coronavirus outbreak has caught parents and administrators..

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