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UN chief urges Burundian President to ‘pursue path of inclusivity and reconciliation’

By | 21 August 2015

Burundi, 20 August 2015 – Noting the inauguration today of Pierre Nkurunziza for his third term as President of Burundi, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon urged him to “pursue a path of inclusivity and reconciliation,” and reiterated his call on all Burundian stakeholders to undertake a broad and transparent political dialogue.

Half a million Palestinian children can return to UN-run schools this year thanks to ‘tireless’ fund-raising

By | 20 August 2015

Palestine, 19 August 2015 – The United Nations relief agency dealing with Palestinian refugees has declared the school year open will on time today for the 500,000 boys and girls in the increasingly unstable Middle East, where multiple crises and a major funding shortage nearly forced the delayed of the opening of 685 schools in… Read More »