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We looked inside some of the tweets by @UN and found useful information for you.

Inside 100 Tweets

Time between tweets:
2 hours
Average replies
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Average retweets
135
Average likes
299
Tweets with photos
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Tweets with videos
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.@ieaeorg ready to support Japan with water disposal at Fukushima nuclear power plant, amid preparations to release a million tonnes of contaminated seawater. @RafaelMGrossi stresses importance of disposal of treated water in safe & transparent way. https://t.co/Cv2U1AhBEc

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In a joint statement, the Commission on Narcotic Drugs expresses concern about the devastating impact of #COVID19 across the world, and outlines new challenges, good practices and actions to take in addressing the impact on the world drug problem: https://t.co/7WnpU2OUxD #CND2021 https://t.co/89TZ6Xeywe

In a joint statement, the Commission on Narcotic Drugs expresses concern about the devastating impact of #COVID19 across the world, and outlines new challenges, good practices and actions to take in addressing the impact on the world drug problem: https://t.co/7WnpU2OUxD #CND2021 https://t.co/89TZ6Xeywe

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The women & men #ServingForPeace with @UNPeacekeeping come from all over the world and have a broad range of backgrounds, from military to civil affairs to public information. 

Learn how YOU can become a peacekeeper: https://t.co/vSfmjHYFUD https://t.co/84B0HyFl6N

The women & men #ServingForPeace with @UNPeacekeeping come from all over the world and have a broad range of backgrounds, from military to civil affairs to public information. Learn how YOU can become a peacekeeper: https://t.co/vSfmjHYFUD https://t.co/84B0HyFl6N

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UN DESA
13 hours ago
Even before #COVID19, many low- and middle-income countries were on the verge of debt distress. How do we give them more space to grow? Find out from the latest #Fin4Dev report: https://t.co/mecJTrqpBt #FinancingOurFuture https://t.co/fr6zbFwHOQ

Even before #COVID19, many low- and middle-income countries were on the verge of debt distress. How do we give them more space to grow? Find out from the latest #Fin4Dev report: https://t.co/mecJTrqpBt #FinancingOurFuture https://t.co/fr6zbFwHOQ

UNICEF
10 hours ago

In #CaboDelgado, Mozambique: ⚠️Horrific stories of kidnap and gender-based violence ⚠️One third of the population is displaced ⚠️A serious risk of cholera and malnutrition We need access and funding to help families and children. @UNICEF_Moz https://t.co/Dj1ZEDcBlA

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Ramadan Kareem! As Muslims around the world begin observing #Ramadan, the UN family sends wishes of peace, compassion and solidarity See some examples in our latest @Twittermoments: https://t.co/uw3aqerOrx

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Since last May, over 11,000 migrants returned from Yemen to the Horn of Africa on dangerous boat journeys, aided by smugglers: https://t.co/JFKjtavGrk https://t.co/Uz5BrsZRyx

Since last May, over 11,000 migrants returned from Yemen to the Horn of Africa on dangerous boat journeys, aided by smugglers: https://t.co/JFKjtavGrk https://t.co/Uz5BrsZRyx

Houses destroyed and displaced people targeted - more than 1,800 refugees have fled deadly clashes in Sudan.

The resurging violence has reportedly left 144 people dead and more than 230 injured. https://t.co/paj0PoI33O https://t.co/EbZYVaHsDT

Houses destroyed and displaced people targeted - more than 1,800 refugees have fled deadly clashes in Sudan. The resurging violence has reportedly left 144 people dead and more than 230 injured. https://t.co/paj0PoI33O https://t.co/EbZYVaHsDT

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United Nations
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"I fear the situation in Myanmar is heading towards a full-blown conflict. States must not allow the deadly mistakes of the past in Syria and elsewhere to be repeated." -- @UNHumanRights Chief @mbachelet. https://t.co/2mMK4LnOSZ

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Your company has the power to help end child labour. This year, make a pledge to make a difference for children all over the world. 

Start here: https://t.co/CaFDMAEjcS 

#EndChildLabour2021 https://t.co/U6ivuAgzsy

Your company has the power to help end child labour. This year, make a pledge to make a difference for children all over the world. Start here: https://t.co/CaFDMAEjcS #EndChildLabour2021 https://t.co/U6ivuAgzsy

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Clean water & good hygiene are the strongest defence against #COVID19. 

Yet, 3 billion people live without basic hand-washing facilities at home.

UNESCO’s World Water Development report explains how to make a difference:  https://t.co/86RYURuX2o #WWDR https://t.co/YdMDHsPoWK

Clean water & good hygiene are the strongest defence against #COVID19. Yet, 3 billion people live without basic hand-washing facilities at home. UNESCO’s World Water Development report explains how to make a difference: https://t.co/86RYURuX2o #WWDR https://t.co/YdMDHsPoWK

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United Nations
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Saint Vincent and the Grenadines: The UN is providing vital humanitarian aid, including health care, food & shelter, following the volcanic eruption that left thousands evacuated & without clean water in the Caribbean country. https://t.co/qey0K5S385

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🇲🇲 #Myanmar: UN Human Rights Chief @mbachelet urges States to take immediate, decisive and impactful measures to push military leadership into halting its campaign of repression and slaughter of its people.

Read 👉 https://t.co/Y57YtqePLx

#StandUp4HumanRights https://t.co/XEzG0C4Ekt

🇲🇲 #Myanmar: UN Human Rights Chief @mbachelet urges States to take immediate, decisive and impactful measures to push military leadership into halting its campaign of repression and slaughter of its people. Read 👉 https://t.co/Y57YtqePLx #StandUp4HumanRights https://t.co/XEzG0C4Ekt

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United Nations
18 hours ago
The non-medical use of opioids is a major threat to public health. 

@UNODC is leading the global response to the opioid crisis. https://t.co/UAnnDM3ctO #CND2021 https://t.co/NpeGL6ANgC

The non-medical use of opioids is a major threat to public health. @UNODC is leading the global response to the opioid crisis. https://t.co/UAnnDM3ctO #CND2021 https://t.co/NpeGL6ANgC

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United Nations
21 hours ago
Stronger institutions are needed to recover from #COVID19 & achieve the #GlobalGoals.

The Committee of Experts on Public Information meets virtually this week to discuss building inclusive, effective & resilient institutions for a better future. https://t.co/QjE55b3mfP https://t.co/hG8XqrW1Tz

Stronger institutions are needed to recover from #COVID19 & achieve the #GlobalGoals. The Committee of Experts on Public Information meets virtually this week to discuss building inclusive, effective & resilient institutions for a better future. https://t.co/QjE55b3mfP https://t.co/hG8XqrW1Tz

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"The #COVID19 pandemic is our most immediate challenge, but we cannot ignore the other significant fragilities it has highlighted." -- @antonioguterres at UN #Fin4Dev forum. https://t.co/gCUfOZsPBc

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We are in the pandemic together -- and #OnlyTogether will we end the #COVID19 crisis. Check out our latest @TwitterMoments for examples of solidarity and compassion, which show the very best of humanity. https://t.co/XGJRuNuCfo

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Units of the Syrian Arab Air Force used chemical weapons in Saraqib, Syria in February 2018, says new @OPCW report. https://t.co/V0nV5bXCVp

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