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United Nations Says Untreated Pain Is “Inhumane and Cruel” - PracticalPainManagement.com


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United Nations Says Untreated Pain Is “Inhumane and Cruel”
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In the search for answers, I'd like to call immediate attention to the General Assembly of the United Nations ( UN), which is on record as having declared that “untreated pain is tantamount to torture or cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment”.

Secretary-General welcomes launch of new UN mission in Haiti - UN News Centre


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Secretary-General welcomes launch of new UN mission in Haiti
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16 October 2017 – United Nations Secretary-General António Guterrs welcomed the establishment Monday of the UN Mission for Justice Support in Haiti (MINUJUSTH), following the closure of its predecessor peacekeeping mission. “MINUJUSTH reflects the ...
Secretary-General Welcomes United Nations Mission for Justice Support in Haiti as Previous Operation's Stabilization ... Reliefweb
United Nations : New UN mission aims to boost Haiti rule of law Pulse.com.gh
UN chief welcomes establishment of new UN mission in Haiti Xinhua

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United Nations News Centre - Kicking off 'Africa Week' at UN ... - UN News Centre


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United Nations News Centre - Kicking off 'Africa Week' at UN ...
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16 October 2017 – Africa must focus on young people, empower women and girls, and be innovative in leveraging resources and financing for development, ...

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UN General Assembly elects new members to the Human Rights Council - UN News Centre


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UN General Assembly elects new members to the Human Rights Council
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16 October 2017 – The General Assembly today elected, by secret ballot, 15 States to serve on the Human Rights Council, the highest intergovernmental body in the United Nations system for matters relating to protection and promotion of human rights ...
International Human Rights Standards Must Translate to Programmes on Ground, United Nations High Commissioner ... ReliefWeb
Australia wins seat on United Nations Human Rights Council The New Daily
UNHRC: Australia elected to UN Human Rights Council amid concerns of refugee rights abuses ABC Online
The Times of Israel  - euronews  - SAMAA TV News Pakistan (blog)
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UN calls for global solidarity ahead of pledging conference on Rohingya refugee crisis - UN News Centre


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UN calls for global solidarity ahead of pledging conference on Rohingya refugee crisis
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16 October 2017 – Senior United Nations officials are urging the international community to come together in support of a 23 October pledging conference to “send a strong message to Rohingya refugees and their generous hosts in Bangladesh that the ...
Zahid: Malaysia to call for UN resolution on Rohingya refugees The Star Online
UN Raises Number Of Rohingya Refugees In Bangladesh To 537000 NDTV
UN report on Rohingya hunger is shelved at Myanmar's request The Guardian

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At UN event in Rome, Pope Francis urges action on climate change, conflicts to end global hunger - UN News Centre


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At UN event in Rome, Pope Francis urges action on climate change, conflicts to end global hunger
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16 October 2017 – Food security for all requires tackling climate change and ending conflicts, His Holiness, Pope Francis, stressed Monday at an official ceremony for World Food Day held at the Rome headquarters of the United Nations agriculture agency.
Pope at UN demands response to hunger, climate, migration ABC News

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UN flag to fly with Tricolour on United Nations Day - Economic Times


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UN flag to fly with Tricolour on United Nations Day
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NEW DELHI: The flag of the United Nations will fly along with the national tricolour atop all important buildings in the country on October 24 to mark United Nations Day, the home ministry has said. In a directive to all central departments and ...

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United Nations News Centre - UN rights experts urge France to ... - UN News Centre


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United Nations News Centre - UN rights experts urge France to ...
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United Nations human rights experts are urging the Government of France to devise long-term measures to provide access to safe drinking water and sanitation ...

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Lift protest ban, protect judiciary and preserve civil society role, UN rights experts urge Kenya - UN News Centre


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Lift protest ban, protect judiciary and preserve civil society role, UN rights experts urge Kenya
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16 October 2017 – Voicing concern over restrictions on protests as well as attacks on judiciary and civil society in the run-up to presidential elections in Kenya, a group of United Nations independent human rights experts called on the Government to ...

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United Nations News Centre - On International Day, UN highlights ... - UN News Centre


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United Nations News Centre - On International Day, UN highlights ...
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Women and girls are central to the sustainability of rural households and communities, improving rural livelihoods and overall wellbeing, but their role and ...

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