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Cate Blanchett on Rohingya refugee camps

Mar 21, 2018

UN agency envoy Cate Blanchett warns of ‘race against time’ as Rohingya refugee camps brace for monsoon rains As heavy rains …

Secretary-General’s report to Security Council on Syria

Mar 12, 2018

Secretary-General's report to Security Council on Syria Secretary-General's oral report to the Security Council on the Implementa…

Collapse of Iran nuclear deal would be ‘great loss,’

Mar 05, 2018

Collapse of Iran nuclear deal would be ‘great loss,’ - UN atomic agency chief Iran is implementing a series of commitments un…

Governments should place more emphasis on drug treatment and rehabilitation

Mar 01, 2018

Governments should place more emphasis on drug treatment and rehabilitation Governments are being urged to invest more in drug tr…

UN Security Council agrees 30-day ceasefire in Syria

Feb 24, 2018

UN Security Council agrees 30-day ceasefire in Syria The United Nations Security Council voted unanimously on Saturday in favor o…

UNICEF says global mortality rates remain ‘alarmingly high’

Feb 20, 2018

World is failing newborns; UNICEF says global mortality rates remain ‘alarmingly high’ Newborns are dying at “alarmin…

UN chief launches two-year plan to fast-track Iraq reconstruction

Feb 14, 2018

UN chief launches two-year plan to fast-track Iraq reconstruction United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres on W…

2018 Winter Olympics

Feb 07, 2018

Let Olympic Flame ‘shine as a beacon to human solidarity,’ UN says ahead of Pyeongchang Games This week the world will gather…

Humanitarian diplomacy ‘getting nowhere’ in Syria warns UN special adviser

Feb 01, 2018

Humanitarian diplomacy ‘getting nowhere’ in Syria warns UN special adviser Jan Egeland Civilians in Syria’s besieged areas …

UN chief urges vigilance against anti-Semitism and discrimination of all kinds

Jan 21, 2018

UN chief urges vigilance against anti-Semitism and discrimination of all kinds Warning that hate is on the rise and that Nazi sym…