UN: More than 7 Million Children Displaced in West, Central Africa Every Year

VOA NEWS – More than 7 million children in West and Central Africa are displaced every year, the United Nations children’s agency said in a report released Wednesday. Lack of economic opportunities, wars and climate change are forcing more than 12 million people in West and Central Africa to migrate annually, the report said. “Children More...

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Demand for Qatar to close down al-Jazeera ‘unacceptable’: U.N.

Yahoo News-  – A demand by Saudi Arabia and three other Arab nations for Qatar to close down its al-Jazeera TV channel is an “unacceptable attack” on the right to freedoms of expression and opinion, More...

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Trump Drops Plan to Change How Food Aid Shipped

VOA NEWS, WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump’s administration has dropped plans for an executive order that would require all U.S. food aid to be transported on American ships after members of Congress protested, More...

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20 years ago today: Hong Kong returned to China

History.com – At midnight on July 1, 1997, Hong Kong reverts back to Chinese rule in a ceremony attended by British Prime Minister Tony Blair, Prince Charles of Wales, Chinese President Jiang Zemin, and U.S. More...

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Ghana tells UN that disability is not a curse

Ms. Djaba (Second from Left), Amabassador Martha Pobee,(right) Ghana’s Permanent Representative and Mrs Getrude Oforiwa Fefoame,(second from right) Global Advocacy Advisor, Sight Savers in a discussion at More...