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Mali: ‘Dire’ humanitarian situation, ‘grave’ security concerns challenge fragile peace

Jan 16, 2019

Mali: ‘Dire’ humanitarian situation, ‘grave’ security concerns challenge fragile peace With over 800 schools forc…

Nearly 900 reportedly killed following ‘shocking’ intercommunal attacks in DR Congo

Jan 16, 2019

Nearly 900 reportedly killed following ‘shocking’ intercommunal attacks in DR Congo The UN Human Rights Office (OHCH…

Top UN officials condemn ‘horrible terrorist act’ in Nairobi

Jan 15, 2019

Top UN officials condemn ‘horrible terrorist act’ in Nairobi UN Photo/Mark Garten United Nations Secretary-General An…

Thousands of Syrians in ‘life and death’ struggle amid harsh conditions in remote desert camp, UN warns

Jan 15, 2019

Thousands of Syrians in ‘life and death’ struggle amid harsh conditions in remote desert camp, UN warns WFP Pictured …

First aid in six months reaches families in western Yemen, ‘timelines’ slip over Hudaydah ceasefire talks

Jan 15, 2019

First aid in six months reaches families in western Yemen, 'timelines' slip over Hudaydah ceasefire talks WFP/Marco Fratti…

FROM THE FIELD: Liberia boosts efforts to guard against rising seas

Jan 14, 2019

FROM THE FIELD: Liberia boosts efforts to guard against rising seas UNMIL/Albert Gonzalez Farran A girl sells dry fish in…

World ‘not yet on track’ to ensure children a better future: UN rights chief

Jan 14, 2019

  World ‘not yet on track’ to ensure children a better future: UN rights chief @ UNICEF/Sebastian Rich Five-y…

Ahead of street protests, UN rights chief urges Guatemalan Government to respect democratic freedoms

Jan 14, 2019

Ahead of street protests, UN rights chief urges Guatemalan Government to respect democratic freedoms " Freedom of expression, w…

Is Haiti better prepared for disasters, nine years on from the 2010 earthquake?

Jan 12, 2019

Is Haiti better prepared for disasters, nine years on from the 2010 earthquake? MINUJUSTH/Leonora Baumann An aerial view …

Libya: ‘Substantial civilian casualties’ in Derna, UN humanitarian chief ‘deeply concerned’

Jan 11, 2019

Libya: ‘Substantial civilian casualties’ in Derna, UN humanitarian chief ‘deeply concerned’ " I firmly call for uncondi…