Daily Archives: January 21, 2021

Five killed in blaze at plant of world’s biggest vaccine maker


CGTN

Published on Jan 21, 2021

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At least five people on Thursday died after fire tore through a plant being built for the world’s largest vaccine manufacturer, the Serum Institute of India.

Top U.S. & World Headlines — January 21, 2021


Democracy Now!

Published on Jan 21, 2021

The story of Trump’s last day and Biden’s inauguration – BBC News


BBC News

Published on Jan 21, 2021

A look back at the moments that defined a historic day in the US capital as Joe Biden was sworn in as the nation’s 46th president.

2021 Year for the Elimination of Child Labour – Kick-off event


United Nations

Started streaming 37 minutes ago

Kick-off event of 2021 International Year for the Elimination of Child Labour.

In a series of interviews, videos and presentations, partners at the forefront of the fight against child labour will share their expectations and plans for 2021. Stakeholders will explain the challenges they face and provide ideas on how everyone can contribute throughout the year.

We are delighted to welcome the following special guests: • ILO Director-General Guy Ryder, • UNICEF Executive Director Henrietta Fore, • Nobel Peace Laureate Kailash Satyarthi • Child labour survivor and activist, Amar Lal

Chair of Alliance 8.7, Ms Anousheh Karvar will also present the 3 pillars of the 2021 Action Pledges: Act. Inspire. Scale Up with live pledges from: European Commission, Argentina, South Africa, Global March, FAO, IOM, UN Global Compact, IOE, ITUC, USDOL and Alliance 8.7 Pathfinder Countries Nigeria, Tunisia and Chile.

Learn more about the International Year for the Elimination of Child Labour: http://bit.ly/2Y4NuUd