Grateful Dead guitarist Bob Weir will perform at benefit fundraiser hosted by Padma Lakshmi.  more »
Volunteering allows young people to contribute to the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals.  more »
International Day of Persons with Disabilities: Development programmes must specifically promote the rights of disabled persons.  more »
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Savannakhet Province in southern Laos has managed to retain large areas of dry woodlands, protecting biodiversity and the communities that depend on it.  more »
UN agencies and NGO partners are appealing for US$4.69 billion to help people affected by the Conflict in Syria.  more »
Enabling youth to shape their own future is key to progress on development and stability in the Arab region.  more »
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Female nurses bring critical healthcare to underserved rural communities.  more »
Hurricane Matthew affected 1.3 million people in Haiti. Some 750,000 are in need of immediate assistance.  Donate now »