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UN chief outlines areas for action in 2018

Jan 16, 2018

UN chief outlines areas for action in 2018 Having taken office with a call for peace to be the watchword of 2017, United Nations¬…

UN chief visits Colombia

Jan 14, 2018

In Colombia, UN chief meets with ex-combatants, expressing hope for future and peace process On the second day of an official vis…

UN chief proposes ways to maximize migrants’ contributions

Jan 11, 2018

Migration should be act of hope, not despair; UN chief proposes ways to maximize migrants' contributions Laying out his vision fo…

Henrietta Fore starts as UNICEF Executive Director

Jan 02, 2018

Henrietta Fore starts as UNICEF Executive Director Henrietta Fore takes office today as UNICEF‚Äôs seventh Executive Director.¬†…

UN Budget for 2018-2019

Dec 26, 2017

UN Budget for 2018-2019¬† Concluding the main part of its 72nd session, the United Nations General Assembly on Sunday took a numb…

Security Council Jerusalem Vote

Dec 18, 2017

Security Council's Jerusalem Vote The United Nations Security Council on Monday failed to adopt the draft resolution that reflect…

UDHR 2017

Dec 10, 2017

UN launches campaign for 70th anniversary of Universal Declaration of Human Rights The United Nations on Sunday kicked off in Par…

14 peacekeepers dead in volatile eastern DR Congo

Dec 08, 2017

UN chief condemns attack that leaves at least 14 peacekeepers dead in volatile eastern DR Congo At least 14 United Nations 'blu…

Issue of Jerusalem must be resolved through direct negotiations between parties

Dec 06, 2017

Issue of Jerusalem must be resolved through direct negotiations between parties In the wake of the announcement by the United Sta…

Urgent action needed to address rising global hunger

Dec 04, 2017

Urgent action needed to address rising global hunger Immediate action is needed to address the rise in global hunger, the head of…