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UNITED NATIONS | Universal basic income the right prescription for Latin America & Caribbean – UN report

UNITED NATIONS, May 2020 - A new report by the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) proposes that governments ensure immediate temporary cash transfers to help millions of people struggling to meet basic needs, as the massive fallout from COVID-19 ripples across the region’s economies.

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HAITI | Haitian leaders urged to end political impasse

NEW YORK, NY, February 26, 2020 - Leaders in Haiti must step up and end the impasse between President Jovenel Moïse and a surging opposition movement that has paralyzed the island nation since July 2018.

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  • Countries Haiti

UN ‘regrets’ new US position on Illegal Israeli settlements

UNITED NATIONS,  New York, November 19, 2019 - The longstanding position of the UN regarding Israeli settlements in Occupied Palestinian Territory – that they are in breach of international law – is unchanged, Spokesperson Stéphane Dujarric said during a press briefing on Tuesday in New York, reacting to the policy reversal announced by the United States.

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  • Countries Africa

CUBA | The world demands an end to the US blockade against Cuba

United Nations, Nov 6 (Prensa Latina) Countries from different continents raised their voices on Wednesday at the UN General Assembly to call for an end to the US economic blockade against Cuba, which with its extraterritorial nature affects many nations.

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‘Everyone needs to do more’ to help suffering Venezuelans, says UN Emergency Relief Coordinator

CARACAS,  Venezuela, November 6, 2019 - With the economic sanctions imposed by the United States now taking its toll on the Venezuelan people, “Ordinary women, men and children face overwhelming challenges” just to survive in Venezuela today, UN Emergency Relief Coordinator Mark Lowcock said on Wednesday in the capital, Caracas.

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  • Countries Latin America
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