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UN Boss Unveils The Ark of Return In New York

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon (C) speaks during the unveiling ceremony of a permanent memorial named “Ark of Return” to honour the victims of slavery and the transatlantic slave trade, at the UN headquarters in New York, on March 25, 2015. 

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United Nations unveils slavery memorial

Leon said the triangle-shaped marble structure was inspired by the theme, “acknowledge the tragedy, consider the tragedy, lest we forget.”

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NYC team bringing transitional shelters to Haiti

Haiti’s housing shortage is acute, with homeless camps growing instead of shrinking as even more people leave standing homes in search of aid or unable to pay rent. Others are afraid to return to the thousands of homes rated safe to enter, unsure of whether another quake will come.

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