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A ‘strong and united Europe’ has never been more needed, declares UN chief Guterres

May 30, 2019

30 May 2019 With the post-world war international institutions eroded and under threat, a “strong and united Europe” standi…

The UN’s unyielding effort to tackle sexual abuse and exploitation: our quarterly update

May 30, 2019

30 May 2019 In the first quarter of 2019, according to latest figures released on Thursday, the United Nations recorded a total…

Don’t let smoking steal life’s breathtaking moments, urges UN health agency

May 29, 2019

29 May 2019 WHO The World Health Organization (WHO) says that tobacc…

Asia-Pacific ‘regional parliament’ underway to advance equality, empowerment, for more than four billion citizens

May 29, 2019

The top United Nations body in the Asia-Pacific region opened its annual session this week, calling for greater empowerment of dis…