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President Trump addresses UN Assembly

Sep 19, 2017

President Trump addresses UN Assembly Noting that the present world is one that offers both immense promise and great peril, th…

UN Reform

Sep 18, 2017

More than 128 countries back pledged reforms to shape '21st century UN' Pledging to overhaul the United Nations bureaucracy to …

UN and Myanmar Refugees

Sep 12, 2017

UN and partners aiding ‘unprecedented’ flow of refugees from Myanmar The flow of desperate Rohingya fleeing across the border…

DPRK Sanctions

Sep 11, 2017

Security Council approves toughest resolution yet against DPR Korea The Security Council today unanimously agreed to impose tight…

Hurricane Irma

Sep 06, 2017

Ahead of Hurricane Irma, UN agencies preparing supplies and communication lines If Irma stays on its current track as a category …

Hurricane Harvey

Aug 29, 2017

UN extends solidarity to flood-devastated Texas after record-shattering rainfall The United Nations is reacting to the devast…

UN chief Guterres meets Israel’s Netanyahu in Jerusalem, pledges to fight anti-Semitism

Aug 28, 2017

UN chief Guterres meets Israel's Netanyahu in Jerusalem, pledges to fight anti-Semitism Reiterating his commitment to fighting …

Australian appointed first UN rights advocate for victims of sexual exploitation

Aug 23, 2017

Australian Jane Connors appointed first UN rights advocate for victims of sexual exploitation Secretary-General António Guterre…

Conflict is ‘major cause of famine’ – UN Security Council

Aug 09, 2017

Conflict is 'major cause of famine' – UN Security Council Expressing its grave concern about the threat of famine facing some 2…

British journalist to lead UN global communications department

Aug 09, 2017

British journalist to lead UN global communications department United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres has appointe…