Daily News

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The Daily News is a selection of articles (from media, OI, NGOs, public authorities) about humanitarian, public health, trade or human rights issues in Geneva. The selected articles are mainly in English and French. 

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  • Happy Escalade! Les internationaux s'initient aux traditions de 1602

    Léman Bleu – 5 décembre 2019 (vidéo)

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  • Welcome to Prof Karl Blanchet, New CERAH Director

    CERAH – 5 December 2019

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  • New Permanent Representative of Libya presents credentials to the Director-General of the United Nations Office at Geneva

    UNOG – 5 December 2019

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  • UNDRR Director takes up new challenge

    UNDRR – 5 December 2019

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  • Gavi Board appoints Sarah Goulding as Vice Chair

    GAVI – 5 December 2019

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  • Gavi, The Vaccine Alliance Approves New Ebola Vaccine Stockpile Of 500,000 Doses

    Health Policy Watch – 5 December 2019

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  • Record rise in attacks on healthcare workers leaves 'millions at risk' – UN

    The Guardian – 5 December 2019

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  • Donors pledge US$1.2 billion funding to UNHCR for refugee protection and humanitarian programmes

    UNHCR – 5 December 2019

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  • Fifty-eight Migrants Confirmed Dead After Boat from The Gambia Capsizes Near Coast of Mauritania

    IOM – 5 December 2019
     

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  • World Malaria Report 2019: Pregnant Women & Children Hit The Hardest As Global Progress Stalls

    Health Policy Watch – 4 December 2019

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  • Director’s Dispatch: Stop looking for hope on the climate crisis. Try this instead

    The New Humanitarian – 4 December 2019

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  • First of its kind study reveals the risk of future climate-related displacement could increase five-fold by 2099

    IDMC – 3 December 2019

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  • New ITU case study shines spotlight on a ‘smart city’ journey

    The City of Pully, Switzerland, reports experience with ‘Key Performance Indicators for Smart Sustainable Cities’
    ITU – 4 December 2019

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  • Biometrics use is becoming routine. Can regulation catch up?

    Devex – 4 December 2019

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  • Stephanie Hofmann: «L'ordre libéral n'a jamais été global»

    Le Temps – 2 décembre 2019 (accès payant)

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  • A record number of people will need help worldwide during 2020: Global Humanitarian Overview

    "A record 168 million people worldwide will need help and protection in crises spanning more than 50 countries in 2020, the UN’s emergency relief chief has said, in an appeal for nearly $29 billion in humanitarian aid from donors."
    UN News – 4 December 2019

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  • ICRC appeal to fund its operations in 2020

    "The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) is asking donors for 2.2 billion Swiss Francs to fund its field operations and headquarters in 2020."
    ICRC – 3 December 2019

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  • Nepali humanitarian announced as new IFRC Secretary General

    IFRC – 3 December 2019

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