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Global perspective Human stories

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Global perspective Human stories

    25 November 2022 News in Brief

    25 November 2022 News in Brief

    Afghanistan: Taliban treatment of women may be crime against humanity  
    Tigray: High hunger levels despite stepped-up aid – WFP 
    Biological weapons discussions must reflect our changed world 

    24 November 2022 News in Brief

    24 November 2022 News in Brief

    UN Human Rights Council backs call for probe into Iran crisisNearly 40 million children ‘dangerously susceptible’ to growing measles threatRacial discrimination panel calls for Xinjiang rights violation probe

    23 November 2022 News in Brief

    23 November 2022 News in Brief

    Migrant deaths since 2014 top 50,000
    Haiti: children account for two in five cholera cases (UNICEF)
    Humanitarian sanction exemptions fall short

    News in Brief 22 November 2022

    News in Brief 22 November 2022

    Human rights chief Türk on Saudi Arabia executions  
    Iran: 300 people killed in protests since 16 September – UN rights office  
    UN chief urges action to stamp out violence against women 

    News in Brief 21 November 2022

    News in Brief 21 November 2022

    Myanmar: Rights expert urges Korea to play ‘enhanced leadership role’
    WHO updates list of ‘priority pathogens’ including ‘Disease X’
    2021 global intellectual property filings reached new records: WIPO

    COP27 BONUS PODCAST: Early like Sunday morning

    COP27 BONUS PODCAST: Early like Sunday morning

    COP27 officially ended on Friday, but no agreement was reached when Conor and Laura recorded their last podcast in Sharm El-Sheikh.
    But, despite the gloomy predictions of no deal, the COP27 outcome document was finally agreed, on Sunday morning.
    Back home in New York after a 25-hour journey, Conor goes solo, to pull together a final COP episode of The Lid Is On. You can find all the details on the outcome document here.
    Music: Within the Earth, Ketsa

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12 November 2022

These African countries need to be looking to China for their funding, they have wed themselves to financially China. Why are they asking for monies from the Western countries? Without China and the other great emitter India, these funds can not move forward. Pakistan with their huge dam projects, the need to look at their own finances.

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