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Healthy ecosystems support economic growth, sustain billions of livelihoods, protect food & water security and stabilize our climate. The virtual #NatureForLife Hub has more on how protecting nature can help achieve the #GlobalGoals .
Less than 10% of countries have enacted gender-sensitive measures to support women's economic security amid #COVID19 . @UN_Women & @UNDP 's gender tracker finds that #coronavirus recovery policies of most nations do not include women's needs.
"We can overcome this challenge. But we must learn from the mistakes. Responsible leadership matters. Science matters. Cooperation matters. And misinformation kills." -- @antonioguterres as the world reaches 1 million deaths from #COVID19 .
1/3 of our food is lost or wasted every year. Here's how you can help #StopFoodLoss Waste: 🍒 Buy smaller portions 🍚 Eat leftovers 🍅 Share food with others More tips from @FAOnews on Tuesday's first-ever International Day of Food Loss & Waste.
Watch live as world leaders meet to discuss financing for development during the #COVID19 pandemic.
"We have a great opportunity to reach people with good information & solid public health guidance based on science." -- UN's @melissarfleming talks about the important work of countering misinformation during th #COVID infodemic. #SDGLive
Starting now: @antonioguterres brings together leaders & experts to build stronger political consensus for a coordinated global response to #COVID19 and champion urgency of equitable access to effective vaccines. Watch live:
"Now, more than ever, we must try to remember who we are & face who we are. We must try to love ourselves & imagine our future." At #UNGA , @UNICEF supporters @BTS_twt share struggles during #COVID19 in a heartfelt message of solidarity with young people around the world.
“Genocide is a process. The Holocaust did not start with the gas chambers. It started with hate speech.” -- @UN_GP_RtoP 's Adama Dieng on the dangers of hate speech and intolerance on Monday's #PreventGenocide Day.
Climate change is undeniable Climate action is unstoppable Climate solutions provide opportunities that are unmatchable. -
The last Ebola patient has been discharged from a treatment centre in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. A 42-day countdown has begun to declare the end of the world's second-deadliest Ebola epidemic.