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U.N. agency to launch plan for warning airlines of risks in conflict zones

U.N. agency to launch plan for warning airlines of risks in conflict zones

Aug 27, – The plans were announced at the conclusion of a two-day meeting by the International Civil Aviation Organisation’s (ICAO) special task force on flights in conflict zones, which has been given the complex task of addressing risks to airliners in conflict zones. The United Nations’ civil aviation body will launch two pilot projects […]

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UN agency says drop in child labor not fast enough

UN agency says drop in child labor not fast enough

Sep 23, –  The U.N. labor agency says the number of child laborers involved in hazardous work dropped by half to 85 million from 2000 to 2012, but the rate of progress isn’t fast enough to meet the world’s goal of reaching zero by 2016. The International Labor Organization’s quadrennial review of child labor statistics […]

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