New UN Initiative To Save The Aral Sea

4 Dec 2018 by OOSKAnews Info
NEW YORK NY, United States
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The UN Human Security Unit (HSU), in cooperation with Uzbekistan, Japan, Nigeria and Norway, has launched a "Multi-Partner Human Security Trust Fund" (MPHSTF) for the Aral Sea Region. The initiative marks a “new chapter for communities in the region,” UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said November 27.A key goal of the project is to strengthen community development and reduce health and environmental risks in the region. The overall objective of the HSU is to integrate the human security approach into the work of the UN system and to strengthen the Organization’s response to multiple and complex challenges...

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