Access still an obstacle to reaching stricken communities on Indonesian island: UN agencies


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Is your business model fit for the Fourth Industrial Revolution?

Malaysia’s last Sumatran rhino died – here are more species on the verge of extinction

Parliament mobilised to channel EU funds to those affected by Coronavirus pandemic

How Europe’s science offers hope in tackling the climate emergency

Austerity ends in Eurozone, Germany is isolated

Chart of the day: The internet has a language diversity problem

Memoirs from a unique trip to China: “my new old dragon” (Part I)

Nature is our strongest ally in ensuring global water security

Iraq: Education access still a challenge in former ISIL-controlled areas

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Back to the basics for the EU: Investment equals Growth

International community renews commitment to multilateral efforts to address tax challenges from digitalisation of the economy

EU Council: The US airlines may freely pollute the European air

The influence of the multilateral agreement on migrant health

Discussions kick off among MEPs and national MPs on economic governance

UN agency chiefs issue ‘call to action’ on behalf of refugee children

America’s student debt crisis explained

Brexit: The Conservative Party drives the UK and Europe to a perilous road

Lifting the lid on policy decisions across Africa

Still recovering from devastating cyclones, Mozambique, in UN address, warns of global warming’s ‘nefarious consequences’

Mergers: Commission opens in-depth investigation into PKN Orlen’s proposed acquisition of Lotos

Methane levels are increasing – and scientists aren’t sure why

Corruption In The Balkans Is Impeding EU Membership

We must build resilience to face the future – but will we be fast enough?

An economist explains why women are paid less

ECB money bonanza not enough to revive euro area, Germany longs to rule with stagnation

UN health agency to gauge global threat, as China confirms coronavirus transmission between humans

Is staying in the new going out? How the COVID-19 pandemic is fuelling the stay-at-home economy

Thursday’s Daily Brief: Women in peacekeeping, the arrest of Sudan’s leader, updates on Libya, Nigeria and Syria

German and French bankers looted the Irish and Spanish unemployed

Electronic or conventional cigarettes – which is safer?

New Iraqi Prime Minister-designate urged to act on reforms and accountability

These Dutch microgrid communities can supply 90% of their energy needs

The success story of a Chinese investment in the Greek port of Piraeus

Countries violate rights over climate change, argue youth activists in landmark UN complaint

FROM THE FIELD: Enslaved Guatemalan indigenous women wait for reparations

The challenge of maintaining interest in Primary Health Care in medical students

UN’s AIDS agency ‘greatly encouraged’ by latest scientific breakthrough showing cure is possible

Antitrust: Commission opens investigation into possible anti-competitive conduct of Amazon

Migrant children at US border have right to protection and ‘be with their families’: UNICEF chief

3 reasons why AI won’t replace human translators… yet

UN agency chief calls Ethiopia’s revised refugee law ‘one of most progressive’ in Africa

UN forum to explore use of outer space to improve lives, protect planet

Japan should reform retirement policies to meet challenge of ageing workforce

Will COVID-19 lead to the global resurgence of other deadly diseases?

Threats from mammoth banks and Brussels fuel May’s poll rates

Draghi to hold on zero interest rates until he leaves ECB

iSting: Change Europe with your Writing

All at sea during COVID-19 lockdown? Try these sailor survival tips

Predatory labour taxation not an issue for the Commission

Meet Cipta: the comic book hero using her powers to tackle bullying in schools

Illegal fishing plagues the Pacific Ocean. Here’s how to end it

These 3 countries are global offshore wind powerhouses

We must treat cybersecurity as a public good. Here’s why

A Valentine’s Special: heart has nothing to do with it, it’s all Brain

Worldwide UN family celebrates enduring universal values of human rights

After Rio Grande tragedy, UNICEF chief highlights ‘dire’ detention centres on US-Mexico border

‘No shortcuts to a healthier world’: WHO chief sets out health priorities for the decade

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