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Run for Human Rights

Tuesday, 16 October 2018

New York | DPI

On 3 November, the day before the 2018 NYC Marathon, join us at the annual Dash to the Finish Line race, to run from United Nations Headquarters to the marathon finish line in Central Park. The UN Race is near capacity. Register today!

The 2018 Nobel Peace Prize winners have a UN connection

Friday, 05 October 2018

Worldwide | DPI | UN News

Nadia Murad, a Yazidi rights activist and the first Goodwill Ambassador for the Dignity of Survivors of Human Trafficking of the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime, and Denis Mukwege, a gynecologist who helps victims of sexual violence in the Democratic Republic of Congo, were awarded the 2018 Nobel Peace Prize today.

Panama works with UN on Multidimensional Child Poverty Index

Tuesday, 25 September 2018

Panama City | UNIC Panama

The Government of Panama recently presented its new Multidimensional Child Poverty Index during the X Ministerial Forum for Development in Latin America and the Caribbean, "Partnerships for the reduction of structural inequalities under the framework of the SDGs". The event was organized by the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean and the United Nations Development Programme.