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Faith-based groups laud UN recognition of access to healthy environment as...

On October 8, the UN Human Rights Council voted to recognize the right to a safe, healthy, and sustainable environment as a human right

Vatican diplomat warns US leaders not to use God for selfish...

“Even just laws can result in injustice when unaccompanied by a just heart,” said Archbishop Gabriele Caccia

World needs action to back COVID vaccines, health care access, Cardinal...

He called for “a renewed examination of how health care systems have largely been overwhelmed by the pandemic"

‘Racism can and must be defeated,’ says Vatican official at UN

“Racism is rooted in the erroneous and evil claim that one human being has less dignity than another"

Civil society urges UN to retain Myanmar ambassador’s accreditation

At least 358 Myanmar and international civil society organizations sent an open letter to members of the UN General Assembly

UN report: Pandemic year marked by spike in world hunger

More than half of all undernourished people in the world (418 million) live in Asia, says the UN report

UN experts’ letter to Vatican has ‘no real teeth,’ says Church...

The letter accused the Vatican of using international agreements to avoid accepting responsibility for abuse committed by Church members

10,000 displaced by renewed fighting in Myanmar’s Chin state

The United Nations has earlier called for urgent help to assist an estimated 100,000 people who have fled fighting in Kayah state

Sri Lanka faces UN scrutiny over civil war crimes

United Nations believes 80,000-100,000 people died in the 26-year conflict

UN makes first visit to remote Bangladesh island since Rohingya moved

Bangladesh wants to eventually transfer 100,000 of the more than 1 million refugees living in overcrowded border camps to the island

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