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Hailing political accord, Security Council urges international aid against terrorist groups in Libya

Dec 23, 2015

Welcoming the newly signed United Nations-brokered accord for a national unity government in Libya, the Security Council today urg…

Security Council moves to cut off all funding sources for ISIL and other terrorist groups

Dec 18, 2015

December 17, 2015 – At its first ever meeting at Finance Ministers’ level, the United Nations Security Council today stepped u…

‘Monumental triumph’ in Paris as world adopts new climate change agreement, says UN chief

Dec 12, 2015

Following the adoption of the new Paris Agreement on climate change, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said government …

Fundamental freedoms ‘inalienable and inherent – now and always,’ UN says on Human Rights Day

Dec 10, 2015

Marking this year’s Human Rights Day amid extraordinary global challenges, the United Nations is calling on the world to recogni…