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AllAfrica.com
Danish FM to Make Working Visit to TunisiaTunis — Danish Foreign Affairs Minister Kristian Jensen is making a working vis
Danish FM to Make Working Visit to Tunisia
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 hours ago
Tunis — Danish Foreign Affairs Minister Kristian Jensen is making a working visit to Tunisia from February 9 to11. The visit "is part of boosting the friendship and co-operation ties between the two countries and exchange views and consultation on... Read more
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iol.co.za
UNDP raises $60m for food aid in ZimHarare - The United Nations Development Programme has raised $60 million for fo
UNDP raises $60m for food aid in Zim
iol.co.za / Posted 10 hours ago
Harare - The United Nations Development Programme has raised $60 million for food aid in Zimbabwe and is feeding 1 million people as the country faces its worst drought in a quarter century, the agency's local head said on Wednesday. The UNDP head... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
UNDP raises $60 million for food aidTHE United Nations Development Programme has raised $60 million for food aid in
UNDP raises $60 million for food aid
New Zimbabwe / Posted 12 hours ago
THE United Nations Development Programme has raised $60 million for food aid in Zimbabwe and is feeding 1 million people as the country faces its worst drought in a quarter century, the agency's local head said on Wednesday. The UNDP head of mission... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UNDP Launches Global Human Development Report in MalawiUnited Nations Development Programme (UNDP) on Tuesday 9th February, 2016 launc
UNDP Launches Global Human Development Report in Malawi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 hours ago
United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) on Tuesday 9th February, 2016 launched a Human Development Report (HDR) in Malawi at a function held at the Bingu International Conference Centre (BICC) in the Capital Lilongwe. Minister of Labour, Henry... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Land Management Project Saves Villagers From FloodsMoshi — Residents of Sango village, on a 160 acres farmland have been saved fro
Land Management Project Saves Villagers From Floods
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 hours ago
Moshi — Residents of Sango village, on a 160 acres farmland have been saved from floods as the Moshi District Council (MDC) has overseen excavation of cut-off drains. The surface run-off from highlands used to inundate about 250 households on the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Decentralisation Key Driver for Regional DevelopmentNairobi — Effective decentralised systems of governance should be used to achie
Decentralisation Key Driver for Regional Development
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Nairobi — Effective decentralised systems of governance should be used to achieve inclusive development and social transformations at national and sub-regional levels. That's the main point being made at an on-going conference in Nairobi, Kenya; the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Egyptian President sparks outrage after driving on 4km red carpetEgyptian President sparks outrage after driving along 4km red carpet to social
Egyptian President sparks outrage after driving on 4km red carpet
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
Egyptian President sparks outrage after driving along 4km red carpet to social housing project Footage of Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi driving along four kilometres of red carpet laid over public roads has sparked outrage on social media... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Poor Funding, Political Meddling to Blame for Lack of Credible Polls in East AfricaInadequate funding and political interference are among the factors hampering c
Poor Funding, Political Meddling to Blame for Lack of Credible Polls in East Africa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Inadequate funding and political interference are among the factors hampering credible elections across countries in East Africa. The five East African Community partners -- Kenya, Uganda, Burundi and Rwanda -- experience hurdles in financing their... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Emmanuel Onwubiko - We'll Partner With Nigerian Army to Promote Human RightsThe Nigerian Army and the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) recently inaugurated a
Emmanuel Onwubiko - We'll Partner With Nigerian Army to Promote Human Rights
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
The Nigerian Army and the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) recently inaugurated a monitoring team to report cases of human rights abuses by security agents across the country. The National Coordinator of Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria... Read more
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dna
United Nations Development Programme to set up its coordination office in MumbaiTo expand its projects and work in Mumbai city and across the state, the United
United Nations Development Programme to set up its coordination office in Mumbai
dna / Posted 3 days ago
To expand its projects and work in Mumbai city and across the state, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is all set to start its first coordination office in Mumbai soon. The UNDP country director Dr Jaco Ciliers is scheduled to meet... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Government for Vibrant District CouncilsNtcheu — Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development says it is doing ev
Government for Vibrant District Councils
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Ntcheu — Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development says it is doing everything possible in building capacity in various fields for councilors, members of parliament and traditional authorities in a bid to ensure smooth running of local... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Service Chiefs - We Lack Modern Weapons to Fight InsurgencyFollowing the deadly attacks unleashed on Dalori village in Borno State at the
Service Chiefs - We Lack Modern Weapons to Fight Insurgency
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Following the deadly attacks unleashed on Dalori village in Borno State at the weekend by Boko Haram, the military has cried out, saying it lacks modern and sophisticated weapons to confront the insurgents. The military's disclosure came as a rude... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
MPs Must Rise Above Partisan PoliticsIt is expected that MPs are rational human beings when they carry out their par
MPs Must Rise Above Partisan Politics
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
It is expected that MPs are rational human beings when they carry out their parliamentary duties, as such they should instead use public hearings to unite people and focus on developmental issues. So Parliament has gobbled at least $420 000 this... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nigeria Is Safe Haven for InvestorsBy Abiodun Oluwarotiimi, Andrew Oota, George Agba, Jonathan Nda-Isaiah and NSE
Nigeria Is Safe Haven for Investors
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
By Abiodun Oluwarotiimi, Andrew Oota, George Agba, Jonathan Nda-Isaiah and NSE Anthony-Uko The federal government has asserted that Nigeria remains a safe haven for foreign businesses to make profitable investments. Minister of state for budget and... Read more
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New Kerala
EU offers Afghanistan over $13 millionKabul, Feb 3 : The European Union here on Wednesday announced a new aid package
EU offers Afghanistan over $13 million
New Kerala / Posted 7 days ago
Kabul, Feb 3 : The European Union here on Wednesday announced a new aid package worth $13.4 million to help Afghans improve their local governance, said an official statement. "The EU has signed a contribution agreement to the Local Governance... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Final Draft of the Strategic Framework for the Setting Up of a Parliamentary Gender Caucus to Be Presented SoonThe final draft of the Strategic Framework for the setting up of a Parliamentar
Final Draft of the Strategic Framework for the Setting Up of a Parliamentary Gender Caucus to Be Presented Soon
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
The final draft of the Strategic Framework for the setting up of a Parliamentary Gender Caucus in Mauritius will be presented in two weeks. The Speaker of the National Assembly, Mrs Santi Bai Hanoomanjee, made the announcement on Friday 29 January... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Malcolm Turnbull doesn't have to back Helen Clark for top UN job, says John KeyHelen Clark is already number three in the United Nations hierarchy as head of
Malcolm Turnbull doesn't have to back Helen Clark for top UN job, says John Key
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 days ago
Helen Clark is already number three in the United Nations hierarchy as head of the United Nations Development Programme. Photo / Getty Images Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull is not obligated to back a potential bid by Helen Clark for the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Dr. Tedros Adhanom Holds Bilateral Discussion With Kazakhstan Deputy Foreign Minister Yerzhan AshikbayevForeign Minister Dr. Tedros Adhanom confers with Kazakhstan Deputy Foreign Mini
Dr. Tedros Adhanom Holds Bilateral Discussion With Kazakhstan Deputy Foreign Minister Yerzhan Ashikbayev
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Foreign Minister Dr. Tedros Adhanom confers with Kazakhstan Deputy Foreign Minister Yerzhan Ashikbayev at a side line high level event jointly organized by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic Kazakhstan and United Nations Development... Read more
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Daily Examiner
LNP could backflip on backing Clark for UN positionMALCOLM Turnbull's cabinet may overturn a commitment given by former Prime Mini
LNP could backflip on backing Clark for UN position
Daily Examiner / Posted 9 days ago
MALCOLM Turnbull's cabinet may overturn a commitment given by former Prime Minister Tony Abbott to back Helen Clark for Secretary General of the United Nations if she becomes a candidate, according to The Australian newspaper. The paper revealed... Read more
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Northern Star
LNP could backflip on backing Clark for UN positionMALCOLM Turnbull's cabinet may overturn a commitment given by former Prime Mini
LNP could backflip on backing Clark for UN position
Northern Star / Posted 9 days ago
MALCOLM Turnbull's cabinet may overturn a commitment given by former Prime Minister Tony Abbott to back Helen Clark for Secretary General of the United Nations if she becomes a candidate, according to The Australian newspaper. The paper revealed... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
LNP could backflip on backing Clark for UN positionMALCOLM Turnbull's cabinet may overturn a commitment given by former Prime Mini
LNP could backflip on backing Clark for UN position
The Daily Mercury / Posted 9 days ago
MALCOLM Turnbull's cabinet may overturn a commitment given by former Prime Minister Tony Abbott to back Helen Clark for Secretary General of the United Nations if she becomes a candidate, according to The Australian newspaper. The paper revealed... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
LNP could backflip on backing Clark for UN positionMALCOLM Turnbull's cabinet may overturn a commitment given by former Prime Mini
LNP could backflip on backing Clark for UN position
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
MALCOLM Turnbull's cabinet may overturn a commitment given by former Prime Minister Tony Abbott to back Helen Clark for Secretary General of the United Nations if she becomes a candidate, according to The Australian newspaper. The paper revealed... Read more
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Queensland Times
LNP could backflip on backing Clark for UN positionMALCOLM Turnbull's cabinet may overturn a commitment given by former Prime Mini
LNP could backflip on backing Clark for UN position
Queensland Times / Posted 9 days ago
MALCOLM Turnbull's cabinet may overturn a commitment given by former Prime Minister Tony Abbott to back Helen Clark for Secretary General of the United Nations if she becomes a candidate, according to The Australian newspaper. The paper revealed... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
LNP could backflip on backing Clark for UN positionMALCOLM Turnbull's cabinet may overturn a commitment given by former Prime Mini
LNP could backflip on backing Clark for UN position
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 9 days ago
MALCOLM Turnbull's cabinet may overturn a commitment given by former Prime Minister Tony Abbott to back Helen Clark for Secretary General of the United Nations if she becomes a candidate, according to The Australian newspaper. The paper revealed... Read more
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News Mail
LNP could backflip on backing Clark for UN positionMALCOLM Turnbull's cabinet may overturn a commitment given by former Prime Mini
LNP could backflip on backing Clark for UN position
News Mail / Posted 9 days ago
MALCOLM Turnbull's cabinet may overturn a commitment given by former Prime Minister Tony Abbott to back Helen Clark for Secretary General of the United Nations if she becomes a candidate, according to The Australian newspaper. The paper revealed... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Australia could overturn commitment to back Helen Clark for UN jobHelen Clark is already number three in the United Nations hierarchy as head of
Australia could overturn commitment to back Helen Clark for UN job
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 9 days ago
Helen Clark is already number three in the United Nations hierarchy as head of the United Nations Development Programme. Photo / Getty Images Malcolm Turnbull's Australian cabinet may overturn a commitment given by former Prime Minister Tony Abbott... Read more
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Pakistan News Tribune
Govt chalked out security plans for educational institutionsPESHAWAR: While the federal and provincial governments are chalking out securit
Govt chalked out security plans for educational institutions
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
PESHAWAR: While the federal and provincial governments are chalking out security plans for educational institutions after the terrorist attack on Bacha Khan University, Charsadda, schools in the Federally Administered Tribal Areas, the most... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Master Chefs Roca Brothers Are Appointed UNDP Goodwill Ambassadors to Advance Food Security and Sustainable DevelopmentNew York — Internationally acclaimed chefs Joan, Josep and Jordi Roca, from Spa
Master Chefs Roca Brothers Are Appointed UNDP Goodwill Ambassadors to Advance Food Security and Sustainable Development
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
New York — Internationally acclaimed chefs Joan, Josep and Jordi Roca, from Spain, were appointed today as UNDP Goodwill Ambassadors to work closely with the Sustainable Development Goals Fund (SDG-F). The Roca brothers will generate support for the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Survey Reveals Views On Truth, Justice and HealingA groundbreaking survey in South Sudan seeking views on how to deal with the co
Survey Reveals Views On Truth, Justice and Healing
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
A groundbreaking survey in South Sudan seeking views on how to deal with the country's violent past has found significant support for perpetrators of violence to face trial, and for those missing or killed to be honoured publicly. The survey, Search... Read more
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Aljazeera
Egypt's top auditor faces backlash over graft commentsEgypt's top auditor has ignited an uproar after estimating that corruption has
Egypt's top auditor faces backlash over graft comments
Aljazeera / Posted 13 days ago
Egypt's top auditor has ignited an uproar after estimating that corruption has cost the country tens of billions of dollars over the past four years, The Associated Press reported on Thursday. Auditor Hesham Genena alleged massive corruption in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Farmers Fume As Tractors, Rippers in Multi-Million-Dollar Project Stand IdleWindhoek — Farmers across the crop-producing regions are fuming after it transp
Farmers Fume As Tractors, Rippers in Multi-Million-Dollar Project Stand Idle
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
Windhoek — Farmers across the crop-producing regions are fuming after it transpired that five tractors and five rippers procured via the Scaling Up Community Resilience (SCORE) project for N$51 million are standing idle in Otjiwarongo and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Call for Applications for the 2016 Seed AwardsNairobi — Green Start-up Enterprises Can Submit Their Candidacy by 21 March 201
Call for Applications for the 2016 Seed Awards
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
Nairobi — Green Start-up Enterprises Can Submit Their Candidacy by 21 March 2016 Start-up enterprises that solve pressing local issues by integrating social and environmental benefits into their business models can apply for the 2016 SEED Awards,... Read more
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iol.co.za
APRM ‘has not been properly applied’Addis Ababa - Sixteen comprehensive country reports of the African Peer Review
APRM ‘has not been properly applied’
iol.co.za / Posted 14 days ago
Addis Ababa - Sixteen comprehensive country reports of the African Peer Review Mechanism (APRM) over a decade have added great value to the understanding of governance in Africa, experts said here on Tuesday. But a thorough assessment of the reports... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
GOL, UNDP CompleteThe Government of Liberia through the Ministry of Gender, Children and Social P
GOL, UNDP Complete
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
The Government of Liberia through the Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection- Social Cash Transfer (SCT) Programme has completed payments to beneficiaries. With funding from the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the Ministry... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
GOL, UNDP Complete Social Cash Payment in Bong CountyThe Government of Liberia through the Ministry of Gender, Children and Social P
GOL, UNDP Complete Social Cash Payment in Bong County
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
The Government of Liberia through the Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection- Social Cash Transfer (SCT) Programme has completed payments to beneficiaries targeted and vetted under its programme. With funding from the United Nations... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Parliamentary Gender Caucus - a Strong Signal of Government's Political Will, Says SpeakerThe proposed setting up of a Parliamentary Gender Caucus in Mauritius is a stro
Parliamentary Gender Caucus - a Strong Signal of Government's Political Will, Says Speaker
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
The proposed setting up of a Parliamentary Gender Caucus in Mauritius is a strong signal of Government's political will for women's empowerment and gender equality agenda at the highest level of decision-making, the Speaker of the National Assembly,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Bail Adjudication in Sierra Leone - Time to Confront the Elephant in the Criminal Justice SystemSierra Leone's criminal justice system has come a long way, thanks in large par
Bail Adjudication in Sierra Leone - Time to Confront the Elephant in the Criminal Justice System
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
Sierra Leone's criminal justice system has come a long way, thanks in large part to support from Sierra Leone's development partners. Since the end of the civil war nearly 14 years ago, the international community has done a commendable job of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
VP Chilima Says MBS Lab Complex 'Milestone' in Malawi Economic TranformationMalawi's economy is expected to embark on a more robust transformation followin
VP Chilima Says MBS Lab Complex 'Milestone' in Malawi Economic Tranformation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
Malawi's economy is expected to embark on a more robust transformation following the completion of a multibillion Standardized Quality Assurance and Meteorology (SQAM) laboratory which is expected to be ready in two years time from now. Chilima... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
VP to Commission Construction of MBS Laboratory ComplexVice President Saulos Klaus Chilima will on Monday 25th January 2015 preside ov
VP to Commission Construction of MBS Laboratory Complex
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
Vice President Saulos Klaus Chilima will on Monday 25th January 2015 preside over the ground breaking ceremony for the construction of Malawi Bureau of Standard (MBS) laboratory complexat the project site behind Chichiri Trade Fair grounds and... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Rudd not 'distinguished' enough for UN: AbetzFormer cabinet minister Eric Abetz says it would not be in the interest of the
Rudd not 'distinguished' enough for UN: Abetz
Sky News Australia / Posted 16 days ago
Former cabinet minister Eric Abetz says it would not be in the interest of the UN to have former prime minister Kevin Rudd as its new secretary-general. Foreign Minister Julie Bishop said the Australian government would consider supporting Mr Rudd... Read more
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The New Yorker
SnackishOne chilly morning last week, at a Pret a Manger on the edge of Union Square, t
Snackish
The New Yorker / Posted 16 days ago
One chilly morning last week, at a Pret a Manger on the edge of Union Square, the Roca brothers came in from the cold. They were visiting New York on a twenty-four-hour furlough from El Celler de Can Roca, their dining establishment in northeast... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Crop Farmers Unhappy With Idle N$51 Million ProjectWindhoek — Thousands of farmers across the crop-producing regions are concerned
Crop Farmers Unhappy With Idle N$51 Million Project
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
Windhoek — Thousands of farmers across the crop-producing regions are concerned about the sluggish pace at which the much-anticipated Scaling Up Community Resilience (SCORE) project with special focus on women and children - worth N$50 million - is... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
We'll consider backing Kevin Rudd for top UN spot: Julie BishopThe Turnbull government will consider backing Kevin Rudd to become the next Uni
We'll consider backing Kevin Rudd for top UN spot: Julie Bishop
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 18 days ago
The Turnbull government will consider backing Kevin Rudd to become the next United Nations boss if he officially puts his hand up for the role. The Turnbull government will consider backing Kevin Rudd to become the next United Nations boss if he... Read more
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The Young Witness
We'll consider backing Kevin Rudd for top UN spot: Julie BishopThe Turnbull government will consider backing Kevin Rudd to become the next Uni
We'll consider backing Kevin Rudd for top UN spot: Julie Bishop
The Young Witness / Posted 18 days ago
The Turnbull government will consider backing Kevin Rudd to become the next United Nations boss if he officially puts his hand up for the role. The Turnbull government will consider backing Kevin Rudd to become the next United Nations boss if he... Read more
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Western Advocate
We'll consider backing Kevin Rudd for top UN spot: Julie BishopThe Turnbull government will consider backing Kevin Rudd to become the next Uni
We'll consider backing Kevin Rudd for top UN spot: Julie Bishop
Western Advocate / Posted 18 days ago
The Turnbull government will consider backing Kevin Rudd to become the next United Nations boss if he officially puts his hand up for the role. The Turnbull government will consider backing Kevin Rudd to become the next United Nations boss if he... Read more
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Kiama Independent
We'll consider backing Kevin Rudd for top UN spot: Julie BishopThe Turnbull government will consider backing Kevin Rudd to become the next Uni
We'll consider backing Kevin Rudd for top UN spot: Julie Bishop
Kiama Independent / Posted 18 days ago
The Turnbull government will consider backing Kevin Rudd to become the next United Nations boss if he officially puts his hand up for the role. The Turnbull government will consider backing Kevin Rudd to become the next United Nations boss if he... Read more
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Manning River Times
We'll consider backing Kevin Rudd for top UN spot: Julie BishopThe Turnbull government will consider backing Kevin Rudd to become the next Uni
We'll consider backing Kevin Rudd for top UN spot: Julie Bishop
Manning River Times / Posted 18 days ago
The Turnbull government will consider backing Kevin Rudd to become the next United Nations boss if he officially puts his hand up for the role. The Turnbull government will consider backing Kevin Rudd to become the next United Nations boss if he... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
We'll consider backing Kevin Rudd for top UN spot: Julie BishopThe Turnbull government will consider backing Kevin Rudd to become the next Uni
We'll consider backing Kevin Rudd for top UN spot: Julie Bishop
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 18 days ago
The Turnbull government will consider backing Kevin Rudd to become the next United Nations boss if he officially puts his hand up for the role. The Turnbull government will consider backing Kevin Rudd to become the next United Nations boss if he... Read more
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The North West Star
We'll consider backing Kevin Rudd for top UN spot: Julie BishopThe Turnbull government will consider backing Kevin Rudd to become the next Uni
We'll consider backing Kevin Rudd for top UN spot: Julie Bishop
The North West Star / Posted 18 days ago
The Turnbull government will consider backing Kevin Rudd to become the next United Nations boss if he officially puts his hand up for the role. The Turnbull government will consider backing Kevin Rudd to become the next United Nations boss if he... Read more
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Daily Liberal
We'll consider backing Kevin Rudd for top UN spot: Julie BishopThe Turnbull government will consider backing Kevin Rudd to become the next Uni
We'll consider backing Kevin Rudd for top UN spot: Julie Bishop
Daily Liberal / Posted 18 days ago
The Turnbull government will consider backing Kevin Rudd to become the next United Nations boss if he officially puts his hand up for the role. The Turnbull government will consider backing Kevin Rudd to become the next United Nations boss if he... Read more
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