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March 2, 2015
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UN's Syrian cease-fire plan rejected by rebels
Syrian rebels have rejected the Aleppo cease-fire plan proffered by Staffan de Mistura, the United Nations envoy for Syria. Rebel leaders said they won't meet with de Mistura unless it is to discuss a full-country peace plan that includes the removal of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. Voice of America (3/1), Reuters (3/1)
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@UNFoundation: Each week @WHO provides context around the weekly #Ebola situation report. Read up on the latest here bit.ly/1vFblZf
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"For over twenty years, the Lord's Resistance Army (LRA), led by Joseph Kony, has terrorized civilians in its attempt to overthrow the government of Uganda." UN Dispatch (3/2)
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UN's Mlambo-Ngcuka: Women can't wait years for employment parity
Women have made some strides in politics and economic empowerment but lag in employment parity, writes Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, executive director of UN Women. "At the present rate of progress, it will take 81 years for women to achieve parity in employment. Women, and their countries, can't wait that long," she writes. Inter Press Service (2/27)
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UN agencies work on ending mandatory FGM in Malaysia
The World Health Organization, United Nations Population Fund and Malaysian health officials are negotiating with the country's National Fatwa Committee to overturn or modify its rule requiring female genital mutilation. The fatwa stipulates that FGM must be carried out but doesn't describe what procedure is used. The groups hope to persuade the council to back a noninvasive procedure. Voice of America (3/2)
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Girls continue to seek education despite threats
Efforts to keep girls in school continue to be hampered by threats of violence and an increase of extremism, say United Nations human rights officials. Girls who do attend school despite obstacles "are role models who give courage to other girls, and together they can change attitudes," says Veronica Birga, a UN human rights officer. The Christian Science Monitor (2/28)
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5 Common Frustrations of In-house Creative Teams
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UN's Figueres: Strong climate pact will protect vulnerable peoples
The devastation of Guiuan, Philippines, from 2013's Typhoon Haiyan highlights the need for the United Nations climate pact, says Christiana Figueres, UN climate chief. "Like many other vulnerable communities around the world, the villagers of Guiuan need a strong agreement in Paris, one that can bend the curve of emissions in order to protect them from the worst impacts of climate change," she contends. Responding to Climate Change (U.K.) (3/2)
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10 ways to inspire creativity in your staff.
Fostering creative business practices isn't as hard as it seems and can lead to smart solutions. Use these ten techniques to help inspire and encourage creativity in your staff. Read the article and learn 10 ways to get the creative juices flowing.

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Ukraine likely to request international peacekeeping force
Ukraine is expected to formally seek an international peacekeeping force from the United Nations and the EU to monitor the eastern region. Star Tribune (Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minn.)/The Associated Press (3/2)
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Building Workplace Trust 2015
Interaction Associates' 6th annual research study tracking trust on the job, Building Workplace Trust, is out, and more than half of employees surveyed give their organizations low marks for trust and leadership. Yet this year's findings again point to how high trust leads to better outcomes and financial results — and even boosts innovation.

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