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The United Nations Office at Geneva is the second-largest of the four major office sites of the United Nations. It is located in the Palais des Nations building constructed for the League of Nations between 1929 and 1938 at Geneva in Switzerland, and expanded in the early 1950s and late 1960s.

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Human rights activist writes to UN about Pak-sponsored terrorist attacks on Hindu minorities in J-K
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Human rights activist writes to UN about Pak-sponsored terrorist attacks on Hindu minorities in J-K

Professor Fernand de Varennes, special rapporteur on minority issues on Tuesday has written a letter to the UN Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) informing about the Pakistan-sponsored terrorist attacks on the Hindu minority communities in Jammu and Kashmir.

UN Human Rights Office raises concerns over 'shrinking of democratic space' in Tanzania
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UN Human Rights Office raises concerns over 'shrinking of democratic space' in Tanzania

The UN Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights is concerned about the situation over ensuring democratic freedoms in Tanzania in the wake of reported attacks against political opponents and journalists, the spokeswoman for the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Ravina Shamdasani, said on Tuesday.

UN report shows staggering rise in climate emergencies
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UN report shows staggering rise in climate emergencies

United Nations, Oct 13 The first 20 years of this century have seen a staggering rise in climate ...

Nearly 900,000 need humanitarian assistance in Libya: UN
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Nearly 900,000 need humanitarian assistance in Libya: UN

Nearly 900,000 people in Libya would need humanitarian assistance in 2020, said the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA).

Funding major challenge for Rohingya in B'desh: Report
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Funding major challenge for Rohingya in B'desh: Report

Funding continues to be a major challenge for the Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh even after two years of the mass influx, plaguing some key sectors like health, protection, nutrition and site management, and putting their lives in jeopardy, a media report said on Monday.

Homicide rate falling for males in India, holding steady for females: UN
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Homicide rate falling for males in India, holding steady for females: UN

Fewer men and boys were falling victims to homicide in India but more women and girls are, according to the UN.

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