We looked inside some of the tweets by @UN and here's what we found interesting.
Inside 100 Tweets
🇺🇳Feeds 91 million people
🇺🇳Supplies vaccines for 45% of world's children
🇺🇳Protects 71 million people forced to flee
🇺🇳Tackles the climate crisis
🇺🇳Keeps peace with 102,000 peacekeepers
🇺🇳Promotes human rights
And much more: http://bit.ly/1PMffVk
Children are living longer, better & healthier lives than ever before, but more needs to be done for the poorest, most vulnerable.
30 years since adoption of the Convention on the Rights of the Child, @UNICEF explains how to ensure every child's rights. https://www.unicef.org/reports/convention-rights-child-crossroads-2019
Women continue to lag behind men in access to digital technologies. This should be a cause of concern to all of us.
We must all work harder to close the gender digital divide and ensure equality in Internet use for women & girls. http://bit.ly/2CbJwhX
Take a look back at last week's highlights from the 40th #unescoGC with our ⚡️@TwitterMoments including the gathering of over 100 education ministers to make #education more accessible & inclusive. 👇#IChoosePeace https://twitter.com/i/moments/1196037724135923713
UN launches mosquito sterilization testing to combat malaria & dengue worldwide.
The goal is to reduce number of mosquitoes & slow disease transmission. https://news.un.org/en/story/2019/11/1051361
Continues this week at UNHQ: Commission on the Limits of the Continental Shelf, 51st session (through 29 November). https://bit.ly/2A6QYul
"I have never wavered in my belief that the United Nations is the only community in the world that can truly gather together people."
-- @UNAIDS and @WHO Goodwill Ambassador @JamesChau. http://un.org/en/sections/what-we-do/
More than 1.3 million people die in road accidents every year.
Saving lives by improving road safety is one of the many objectives of the #GlobalGoals.
-- @antonioguterres on World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims. http://bit.ly/33RyHhc
People's data is increasingly being manipulated & monetized.
In our latest UNcomplicated podcast, a @UNHumanRights expert explains your right to privacy. 🎧 https://soundcloud.com/unradio/uncomplicated-your-right-to-privacy-explained
Sunday is World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims.
Road traffic injuries are a serious public health threat. Join the effort to reduce road casualties & help achieve the #GlobalGoals: https://bit.ly/2AWZgmP
Democratic Republic of Congo: Urgent humanitarian aid & protection needed for thousands displaced by conflict.
Greater international support required to provide basic necessities & improve dire living conditions. http://bit.ly/2qR6M2c via @Refugees
➡️ Wear a seat belt.
➡️ Control your speed.
➡️ Don't drink and drive.
Almost 3700 people die as a result of road traffic crashes every day.
Stay safe on Sunday's World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims & every day. https://bit.ly/2AWZgmP
Young filmmakers' stories on migration & diversity received #PLURALplus19 awards at UNHQ in NYC this week.
Hear from the award winners and learn more about their stories. ⬇️
📷: “Do unto others as you would have them do unto you” - the "Golden Rule" mosaic based on a painting by US artist Norman Rockwell on display at UNHQ in NYC.
Saturday is #ToleranceDay: https://bit.ly/2NQyXYk