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SUNS # 9230 Wednesday 11 November 2020
 
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Rights : UN experts criticize countries for hoarding COVID-19 vaccines (PRIV)
(Kanaga Raja, Geneva)
A group of United Nations human rights experts has criticized some governments that are trying to secure for their own citizens any future vaccine against COVID-19, arguing that any potential vaccine should be made available to everyone worldwide.

Q&A : Escalating tensions in Ethiopia adds to tenuous refugee setting (PRIV)
(IPS, New York)
Already reeling from conflict, extreme weather events and growing displacement due to the COVID-19 pandemic, escalating tensions in Ethiopia's Tigray region have placed the country on the brink of civil war and many are looking to Nobel Peace Prize-winning Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed to avert a potential humanitarian disaster.

Rights : Reaching remote women through inclusive technology (PRIV)
(IPS, New York)
The coronavirus pandemic has impacted the way people value working from home, career building, and their overall approach to utilising downtime.


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