Tag Archives: PublicHealth

Preventive Measures, Accessible Remedies Required to Address Myriad Human Rights Violations, Experts Tell Third Committee During Interactive Dialogues

Experts stressed the need for preventive measures and accessible remedies to mitigate wide‑ranging challenges to human rights, the Sustainable Development Goals and global stability, as the Third Committee (Social, Humanitarian and Cultural) held a series …

Death toll rises to 40 as firefighters continue to battle massive California wildfires

NNA – As the death toll rose to 40, firefighters struggled Saturday to get the upper hand against several massive wildfires that have ravaged Northern California for almost a week.

Strong winds kicked up overnight …

Minutes – Thursday, 7 September 2017 – PE 610.545v02-00 – Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety

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Latin America and Caribbean falling off ‘zero hunger’ path towards 2030 – UN report

12 October 2017 &#150 The total number of persons that suffer from hunger in Latin America and the Caribbean has increased, reversing decades of progress, even as overweight and obesity emerged as a major problem …

UN-backed study reveals tenfold rise in child obesity rates

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Health workers measure and record the height and weight of Erlan Bernoupereinev, 3, at his home, in Kindik Uzyak Village in the Konlikul District, Republic of Karakalpakstan in Uzbekistan. Photo:

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