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UNITED TO REFORM

Feb 15, 2019

https://reform.un.orgUnited to Reform UN Secretary-General António Guterres has made proposals to reform the United Nations sinc…

African continent ‘an example of solidarity’ towards migrants and refugees: UN chief

Feb 09, 2019

African nations are setting an example for richer countries when it comes to the treatment of refugees, UN Secretary-General A…

Engaging women and girls in science ‘vital’ for Sustainable Development Goals

Feb 11, 2019

Boosting the number of women and girls entering careers involving STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) is vital t…

Central African Republic: UN chief hails signing of new peace agreement

Feb 06, 2019

Following the signing of a peace agreement between the Government of the Central African Republic (CAR) and 14 non-state a…

Dramatic drop in South Sudan political violence since peace agreement signing

Feb 05, 2019

Since the signing of a September 2018 deal between the South Sudanese President Salva Kiir and his political rival and for…

Libya: $202 million needed to bring life-saving aid to half a million people hit by humanitarian crisis

Feb 05, 2019

The United Nations and its aid partners, together with the interim Government of Libya, launched on Tuesday a humanitarian…

Secretary-General Appoints Mary Kirtley Waters Director, United Nations Information Centre, Washington, D.C.

Feb 04, 2019

SG/A/1854-BIO/5176-PI/2249 4 FEBRUARY 2019 Secretary-General Appoints Mary Kirtley Waters of United States Director, United…

World must do more to tackle ‘shadowy’ mercenary activities undermining stability in Africa, says UN chief

Feb 04, 2019

With mercenaries undermining global peace and security and weakening States’ capacities to protect their people, the UN …

World Cancer Day: Early cervical cancer diagnosis could save lives of over 300,000 women

Feb 04, 2019

Cervical cancer kills more than 300,000 women every year, with one woman diagnosed every minute, despite the fact that it …

UN calls for support to implement Central Africa’s newly minted peace agreement

Feb 02, 2019

After 10 days of negotiations, the Central African government and 14 armed groups reached a peace agreement on Saturday, a…