Singer/actress Mandy Moore reports from the Bimbo Health Clinic in the Central African Republic (CAR) about the work of the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis, and Malaria. Along with the UN Foundation's Nothing But Nets campaign, PSI, and our UN partners, Mandy Moore recently helped distribute thousands of long-lasting, insecticide-treated mosquito nets to families in CAR.
Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter-television host-actress Kelly Rowland helped premiere the new UN Foundation PSA on the Toshiba Vision Times Square screen. "We all can send the message to world leaders that we care about these goals and want to make a difference," she said.
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Torrential rains have triggered devastating floods in Pakistan affecting up to 20 million people. At the request of the Pakistan government, the Emergency Telecommunications Cluster, a response team of UN agencies, NGOs and stand-by partners, has mobilized to provide communications services that connect relief workers and enable the delivery of life-saving food, medicine and supplies.
UN Foundation CEO Kathy Bushkin Calvin testified on Tuesday, July 27, 2010, before the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on International Organizations, Human Rights, and Oversight. The subject of her testimony: how cross-sector partnerships are advancing the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs).