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18 Jan 2020 RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil
Rio de Janeiro's State Water and Sewerage Company (CEDAE) has issued a statement that “all tests conducted show that the water is within the parameters required by the Ministry of Health, and proper for the consumption", following complaints about water quality and a run on bottled-water.Residents across the city have claimed that municipal water was cloudy, muddy, gave off a strong smell and that the taste had changed...
23 Sep 2019 BRUSSELS, Belgium
The European Commission has announced an additional $38 Million USD in humanitarian relief for the Great Lakes region of Africa. The aid is earmarked for the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and for continued support to Burundian refugees in the region.This brings the overall amount of EU aid in the Great Lakes region in 2019 to almost $77 Million USD...
23 Sep 2019 NEW YORK NY, United States
UNICEF Chief Writes To Children Of The World, Cites Climate Change And Conflict Concerns For the Future
Marking the 30th anniversary of the Convention on the Rights of the Child, Henrietta Fore, Executive Director of UNICEF, has written an open letter to the world’s children.Fore emphasises that following the adoption of the Convention and in spite of an exploding global population, “the number of children missing out on primary school has been reduced by almost 40 per cent...