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The Week Ahead at the United Nations: 5-9 August 2019

Aug 05, 2019

  The Week Ahead at the United Nations 5 August 2019   Monday, 5 August World Breastfeeding Week continues (thr…

Security Council must ‘come together’ to address the plight of children trapped in armed conflict, says UN envoy

Aug 02, 2019

2 August 2019 It is “vitally important” that the Security Council “…

A dangerously hot climate, simmering political tensions: ‘This is not the summer of our youth,’ UN chief warns

Aug 01, 2019

Global warming and rising political tensions are dangerous and avoidable, Secretary-General António Guterres told reporters on T…

Ten years on, crisis in Nigeria ‘far from over’; UN and humanitarian partners urge support for millions still affected

Aug 01, 2019

Ten years after the start of a violent insurgency in north-east Nigeria plunged the country into a humanitarian crisis that is …