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||Nigerian city under pressure as displacement soars due to Boko Haram||The north-east Nigerian city of Maiduguri has more than doubled in size due to displacement caused by the extremist Boko Haram group. And the UN's most senior envoy on the Sahel region, Toby Lanzer, says that's putting its services under immense pressure, with no one clear on when it will be safe to go home. [...]||11/27/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||"Tent" school opened in Lebanon for Syria refugees||Local public schools in Lebanon can accommodate only half of the 400,000 school-age Syrian refugee children in the country according to the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR). More than four million people have fled Syria as a result of the four-year long civil war that has engulfed the country. Many parents have arrived in Lebanon and are hoping [...]||11/27/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||World leaders must "deliver" on climate change deal||World leaders have been told by the UN Secretary-General that they must "deliver" on a climate change deal at the forthcoming meeting in Paris. The international community will begin talks in the French capital from Monday in the hope of securing a universal agreement which will reverse climatic changes. Daniel Dickinson reports. The meeting in [...]||11/27/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||News in Brief 27 November 2015 (PM)||Killing of UN peacekeeper in Sudanese town condemned by UN chief An attack on Thursday on the residence of a local leader on the border between Sudan and South Sudan, during which one Ethiopian UN peacekeeper and a young girl were killed, has been strongly condemned by the Secretary-General. The attack in Abyei town by [...]||11/27/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Adolescent deaths from AIDS triple in 15 years||The number of adolescents who have died from AIDS has tripled over the last 15 years, according to new data released by the UN Children's Fund (UNICEF). AIDS is the number one cause of death among adolescents in Africa and the second leading cause of death among adolescents globally. Ana Carmo reports. In 2014, 60,000 [...]||11/27/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Daily News 27 November 2015||Daily News from United Nations Radio.||11/27/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||UN Daily News 27 November 2015||News and Features from United Nations Radio.||11/27/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Calls for an end to conflict in CAR as the country prepares to welcome the Pope||As the Central African Republic prepares for the visit of Pope Francis to Bangui this weekend, the United Nations Refugee Agency, UNHCR, is urging the country's warring groups to be inspired by the visit to rebuild the national reconciliation process after a wave of violence that has triggered an 18 per cent increase in the [...]||11/27/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Situation for children in South Sudan remains “grave”||Continued violence and the impact of brutal fighting are taking an increasingly heavy toll on the lives of children in South Sudan, according to the United Nations children's agency, UNICEF. The agency says that since the beginning of 2015, the situation for children has worsened, with as many as 16,000 having been associated with armed [...]||11/27/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
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