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'Rebuilding Sichuan' takes top film prize at UN

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FEATURE:'Rebuilding Sichuan' takes top film prize at UN event on disaster resilience
 Source:UN News.
 
A film chronicling the monumental effort of the engineers and designers to rebuild entire new cities from scratch following the devastating 2008 earthquake in China's Sichuan Province, took the top prize at the first United Nations co-organized International Awards for the Best TV Documentaries on Disaster Risk Reduction.
 
During a special ceremony at the Third World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction, the documentary

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Bollywood’s Farhan Akhtar to end violence against women

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Farhan AkhtarAt UN, Bollywood’s Farhan Akhtar leads push to involve more men to end violence against women

Source:UN News.

11 March 2015 – When the moderator of a panel discussion today at United Nations Headquarters in New York on how to end violence against women looked a little disappointedly at her virtually all-female audience, she called out: “Where are the men? Where are the men?”

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