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Secretary-General marks 500 days to the conclusion of the MDGs

The following is a message from UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, marking 500-days left to the conclusion of the Millennium Development Goals: There are many fires raging around the world today -- political turmoil, bloodshed, ...

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UN Celebrates World Population Day: “Investing in Young People”

Cairo, 13 July 2014 - With young people (0-29 years) making up more than 60 percent of the Egyptian population, the 2014 World Population Day celebration organized around the slogan "Investing in Young People." The day aimed to ...

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Calling for volunteer stories from Egyptian youth

Cairo, June 2, 2014:  The United Nations Volunteers (UNV) programme Youth Volunteering Award in Egypt deadline has been extended to July 15. The award aims to identify the most valuable stories and experiences of voluntee...

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