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Young People Need ‘Seat at the Table’ as Agents of Change to Help Build Better, More Inclusive World, Speakers Stress as Annual Youth Forum Concludes

Young people must “have a seat at the table”, youth delegates and high‑level Government officials told the Economic and Social Council today as it concluded its eighth annual Youth Forum.Focusing on the theme “Empowered, Included and Equal”, the Y…

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Rise of Supremacist Ideologies Spark Alarm as General Assembly Marks Day for Elimination of Racial Discrimination, Remembers Slavery’s Victims

Hate Speech Not Free Speech, But Racism, Assembly President Says, as Secretary-General Applauds Artists Raising AwarenessSpeakers sounded the alarm over the rise of nationalist populism and supremacist ideologies around the world today as the Gene…

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World Leaders Adopt First-Ever Global Compact on Migration, Outlining Framework to Protect Millions of Migrants, Support Countries Accommodating Them

MARRAKECH, 10 December – World leaders adopted the Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration today, laying out the first-ever global cooperation framework for sharing responsibility to protect the world’s 258 million people on t…