United Nations

United Nations

@UN

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Official account of the United Nations. For peace, dignity & equality on a healthy planet.

New York, NY
Joined on March 16, 2008
Statistics

We looked inside some of the tweets by @UN and here's what we found interesting.

Inside 100 Tweets

Time between tweets:
an hour
Average replies
27
Average retweets
116
Average likes
327
Tweets with photos
44 / 100
Tweets with videos
39 / 100
Tweets with links
0 / 100

Rankings (sorted by number of followers)

1. globally and in category Governmental

1. globally and in category Society

3. in category Governmental

24. globally

24. in category Society

239. worldwide

In Syria, many vulnerable families are not sufficiently prepared for winter, as the country is going through a deep economic crisis.

Humanitarians need $10 billion to respond to the needs of Syrians in the country and across the region this year: https://t.co/sRhrKJQ9ON https://t.co/ko4GWg6ZkE

In Syria, many vulnerable families are not sufficiently prepared for winter, as the country is going through a deep economic crisis. Humanitarians need $10 billion to respond to the needs of Syrians in the country and across the region this year: https://t.co/sRhrKJQ9ON https://t.co/ko4GWg6ZkE

IOM and UNHCR are saddened by the tragic shipwreck off the Libyan coast yesterday that claimed the lives of at least 43 people.

This tragic loss of life highlights once more the need for State-led search & rescue operations: https://t.co/VoNcLwmYA0 https://t.co/ooaUOcCPnt

IOM and UNHCR are saddened by the tragic shipwreck off the Libyan coast yesterday that claimed the lives of at least 43 people. This tragic loss of life highlights once more the need for State-led search & rescue operations: https://t.co/VoNcLwmYA0 https://t.co/ooaUOcCPnt

The #ParisAgreement is an international treaty on the climate emergency, aiming to limit global warming to protect people & planet. It offers a meaningful yet flexible framework for all countries to tackle the climate crisis together. https://t.co/lL9hCtcS5q #ClimateAction https://t.co/aUGgVx0NXB

FAO
13 hours ago
.@FAO, @WHO, @UNICEF & @WFP warn that #COVID19 and worsening inequalities will fuel malnutrition for billions in Asia and the Pacific with regional #SOFI2020 report 👉https://t.co/RGEUHm3inq https://t.co/U32UjrVDBK

.@FAO, @WHO, @UNICEF & @WFP warn that #COVID19 and worsening inequalities will fuel malnutrition for billions in Asia and the Pacific with regional #SOFI2020 report 👉https://t.co/RGEUHm3inq https://t.co/U32UjrVDBK

Last week a large fire broke out in the #Rohingya camps in Cox's Bazar, #Bangladesh. 0 casualties. 3500 people affected. 550 shelters destroyed. 150 shops damaged. WFP is providing emergency food assistance including hot meals to families in need.

Efforts to control unprecedented desert locust outbreaks in the Horn of Africa protected crops & livelihoods last year. But, @FAO says more funding needed to continue operations against new incursions. https://t.co/W0JpztI7S7

Ethiopia: despite improvements in humanitarian access in Tigray, the situation remains severe, with reports of fighting, human rights violations and abuse, and increasing hunger and malnutrition affecting hundreds of thousands of people.

https://t.co/hLhcPBM5KB https://t.co/qeVonppSMv

Ethiopia: despite improvements in humanitarian access in Tigray, the situation remains severe, with reports of fighting, human rights violations and abuse, and increasing hunger and malnutrition affecting hundreds of thousands of people. https://t.co/hLhcPBM5KB https://t.co/qeVonppSMv

We have 10 years to ↩️ reverse the decline in ocean health 💱 transform ocean knowledge to good decisions & innovations ⏩ fast track ocean-based solutions to global issues More about the #OceanDecade: https://t.co/WFnzu5ylw6 #ForNature via @UNEP https://t.co/dJq6dhCfGI

From Niger to Paris, two refugee students dream of using their education to bring positive change back home. ✈️ Thanks to scholarships, now they can. 🎓 https://t.co/bHT3eVnrjt

United Nations
11 hours ago

Regaining access to two refugee camps in Tigray, Ethiopia, @refugees found Eritrean refugees in desperate need of supplies & services. Our colleagues need safe & unlimited access to the region so they can continue delivering vital humanitarian support. https://t.co/qxYsB6aNLJ

⚠️ Without immediate intervention, our precious coral reef ecosystem could be gone within 30 years. ✅ Coral Reef restoration uses innovative techniques to help reefs recover. Our 🆕 report with @ICRI_Coral_Reef 👉 https://t.co/cs8lRtAxGk #ForNature #GlowingGone https://t.co/xFtDALmJaK

United Nations
14 hours ago
The pandemic has reversed decades of progress when it comes to women's rights & empowerment.

@UNDP & @UN_Women gender tracker shows only 12% of countries analyzed have #COVID19 response policies in place that address women's recovery needs. https://t.co/tOo3P06Z4z https://t.co/lGPJtVsrHh

The pandemic has reversed decades of progress when it comes to women's rights & empowerment. @UNDP & @UN_Women gender tracker shows only 12% of countries analyzed have #COVID19 response policies in place that address women's recovery needs. https://t.co/tOo3P06Z4z https://t.co/lGPJtVsrHh

United Nations
17 hours ago

Households consume 29% of global energy and contribute to 21% of CO2 emissions. Be a #ClimateAction hero - never waste electricity & always turn off the lights you don't need. https://t.co/nAjeCAHlAC #ActNow https://t.co/89YhS4pK9z

United Nations
20 hours ago
The correct way to wear a mask to help stop the spread of #COVID19:
🧴Wash your hands.
😷Put mask over your mouth and nose.
👍Make sure it fits tightly.
✋Don't touch the mask.

Get more Verified information: https://t.co/9cNARG43wd https://t.co/6FGfqdMAQm

The correct way to wear a mask to help stop the spread of #COVID19: 🧴Wash your hands. 😷Put mask over your mouth and nose. 👍Make sure it fits tightly. ✋Don't touch the mask. Get more Verified information: https://t.co/9cNARG43wd https://t.co/6FGfqdMAQm

Seeking asylum is a fundamental human right for people fleeing violence, persecution, war or disaster at home.

More from @refugees: on the right to seek asylum. https://t.co/rtosk2ky10 https://t.co/MUJWmWxNwx

Seeking asylum is a fundamental human right for people fleeing violence, persecution, war or disaster at home. More from @refugees: on the right to seek asylum. https://t.co/rtosk2ky10 https://t.co/MUJWmWxNwx

All countries need #COVID19 vaccine doses now to protect all healthcare and frontline workers. We must treat vaccines as a global public good —people’s vaccines — accessible & affordable to all. https://t.co/CQJcQoyeBh

Want to take #ClimateAction? Join the #BabaYagaVR challenge on the #ActNow app! Logging your habits will trigger a donation from @baobabstudios to benefit @ConservationOrg's rainforest initiatives. Change starts with you! ➡️ https://t.co/21EzXF8wnV https://t.co/phPnuVQV3i

Want to take #ClimateAction? Join the #BabaYagaVR challenge on the #ActNow app! Logging your habits will trigger a donation from @baobabstudios to benefit @ConservationOrg's rainforest initiatives. Change starts with you! ➡️ https://t.co/21EzXF8wnV https://t.co/phPnuVQV3i

Since Rashid received his new bee hives from @WFP_Africa, his life has been sweeter. 🐝 🍯 More than 1,700 hives have been distributed in Kenya to strengthen businesses, meet nutritional needs & more. https://t.co/9YaS4xDonr https://t.co/Y6ZX4ZwWyE

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