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Economy & poverty

UN Women

October marks World Food Day, a reminder to the international community of the criticality of treating food security as a 21 st Century priority if sustainable development, peace and security and the realization of human rights are to be achieved.

UN Women

There are 679 million children younger than five years of age in the world today-almost one in 10 of the world's population. Who looks after these children when parents go out to work, and what are we missing when we do not consider this point?