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News in brief 25 April (PM)

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“Undernutrition”, obesity costing Latin America billions: WFP

The combined impact of not eating enough healthy food and obesity, also known as the “double burden of malnutrition” is …

News in Brief 21 April 2016 (AM) – Geneva

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A health worker displays a vaccine against Hib, diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis and hepatitis B at a storage facility in the south-western city of Khulna. Hib is a common cause of

Economic and Social Council Adopts Texts Addressing Tax Evasion, Forum on Forests, Global Geospatial Matters

20 Million People at Serious Risk Due to Extreme Hunger, Panellists Warn

Prior to adopting resolutions on tax evasion and the United Nations Forum on Forests, as well as a decision on geospatial information, speakers …

Press Releases: Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Southeast Asia Patrick Murphy on U.S. Relations With Southeast Asia

MR STROH: Thank you very much and thanks to all of those who have joined us this afternoon. I’ll introduce our speaker first and then lay out the ground rules very briefly. Today we’re joined …

Press Releases: On-the-Record Briefing on Biosecurity

MODERATOR: Thank you very much, and thanks to all those who’ve joined us this afternoon for our on-the-record conference call on biosecurity. The first thing I’d like to do is introduce our two speakers this …

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