🚴♀️ Biking to work
💡 Switching off the lights
👖 Buying sustainable fashion
Taking #ClimateAction & living more sustainably doesn't have to be difficult.
The #ActNow app helps you reduce your carbon footprint - and have fun doing it: actnow.aworld.org
#VaccinesWork, are safe and help prevent millions of deaths every year.
Yet, anti-vaccine messages stir up fear about vaccination, ignoring the serious risks posed by preventable illnesses. shareverified.com/en
A woman with #COVID19 should be supported to:
🤱🏻 Breastfeed safely
🤱🏼 Hold her newborn skin-to-skin
🤱🏾 Share a room with her baby
As World Breastfeeding Week starts Sunday, @WHO has more on coronavirus & breastfeeding: who.int/emergencies/di…
People become refugees not by choice, but forced by circumstances.
Resettlement in another country is a life-saving option available for only the most vulnerable among them.
More from @Refugees: unhcr.org/en-us/resettle…
Peter Rabbit is doing his part to protect our planet & he is asking YOU to become a food hero like him.
From growing your own fruits & vegetables to composting & wasting less food, all of us can take #ClimateAction: un.org/actnow#PeterRabbitFoodHero
The @Tokyo2020 Olympics will have close to equal representation of women & men athletes for the first time in the history of the games.
Sport is one of the great drivers of gender equality. via @UN_Women
Healthy ecosystems can absorb carbon emissions and help limit global temperature rise.
The Decade on Ecosystem Restoration is a rallying call for the protection & revival of ecosystems around the world.
Join #GenerationRestoration: decadeonrestoration.org
Nutrition is essential for our health & well-being.
We need to transform our #FoodSystems to:
✅ lower nutritious food costs;
✅ increase the availability & affordability of healthy diets;
✅ ensure a fair price for the producer.
More from @WHO: bit.ly/2T6zIlg
Libya: Mercenaries are impeding progress toward peace and are an obstacle to upcoming elections, warn independent @UNHumanRights experts, calling for their departure from the conflict-affected country. news.un.org/en/story/2021/…
The #UNFSS2021 Pre-Summit has shown us that we can deliver on the right to food while securing the future of our planet.
On the road to the @FoodSystems Summit in New York, we must be bold and have the courage of our convictions. There is no going back.
On entering previously inaccessible parts of Ethiopia’s conflict-ravaged region of #Tigray, our worst fears were realised.
Without urgent action, over 100,000 children face life-threatening malnutrition.
Children are at great and growing risk of human trafficking: they represent one-third of victims globally — a share that has tripled in the last 15 years.
Governments must take urgent steps to strengthen prevention, support victims and bring perpetrators to justice.
Victims’ Voices Lead the Way in the fight against #humantrafficking.
On this year’s World Day Against Trafficking in Persons we highlight the incredible work and efforts of survivors to raise awareness to #EndHumanTrafficking
👍💙 to show your support
Human trafficking happens around us, every day, & criminals are using increasingly sophisticated methods, including social media.
On Friday's #EndHumanTrafficking Day, find out what @UNODC is doing to stop this crime & how you can help: unodc.org/blueheart/en/-…
30 July is #FriendshipDay !
#Friendship binds us together regardless of age, race, religion, gender, sexual orientation or borders.
Do you believe in friendship's power to craft a better world for all?💫
Share if you do!🙌
The #COVID19 crisis has led to an increase in the killing of people with albinism. The majority of victims have been children.
The road ahead in the fight against these heinous acts remains long and arduous, an independent @UNHumanRights expert says. news.un.org/en/story/2021/…
Friends can be a lifeline and a source of strength to help us through tough times, such as the #COVID19 crisis.
On Friday's #FriendshipDay, connect with your friends & let them know you appreciate them! bit.ly/3BLhlUl
🎨: Leyah Mirza