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UN, African Union voice concern over protracted political crisis in Guinea-Bissau

3 February 2018
The top leaders of the African Union and the United Nations on Saturday expressed concern over the prolonged political crisis...

UN calls on Maldives to respect Supreme Court decision, says 'ready' to help ease political impasse

3 February 2018
Following the Maldives' Supreme Court decision ordering the release of convicted opposition leaders and the reinstatemen...

UN will ‘not tolerate’ sexual harassment in its ranks – Guterres

2 February 2018
Secretary-General António Guterres on Friday made clear that the United Nations will not tolerate sexual harassment “anytime,...

Ahead of monsoon season, UN supports Bangladesh’s efforts to protect Rohingya camps from flooding

2 February 2018
The United Nations refugee agency and its partners are ramping up to assist Bangladesh’s efforts to mitigate some expected im...

GPDN brief report on "Bomber attacked Save The Children in Afghanistan, 6 dead and 25 harmed."

Jan. 25, 2018

A suicide bomber attacked an organization, Save The Children, in eastern Afghanistan on January 24. At least 6 people were kil...

GPDN brief report on "Gulf crisis to seize Qatar’s wealth, says Sheikh Abdullah"

Jan. 24, 2018

On January 19, a member of the Qatari royal family, Sheikh Abdullah Al-Thani, accused Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirate...

Security operations by Myanmar show ‘established pattern’ of domination over ethnic groups – UN expert

1 February 2018
What Myanmar’s Government has claimed are military and security operations are “actually an established pattern” of dominatio...

Human cost of conflict in South Sudan has reached ‘epic proportions,’ warns UN refugee agency chief

1 February 2018
The human cost of South Sudan’s long-running conflict has reached “epic proportions” with the number of refugees set to rise...

Giving voice to Yemen’s voiceless: Jamie McGoldrick reflects on two years leading UN’s relief effort

1 February 2018
This year’s UN Response Plan for Yemen, describes the war-torn country as “the worst man-made humanitarian crisis” in the wor...

GPDN brief report on "Trump Attends World Economic Forum in Switzerland"

Jan. 25, 2018

US President Donald Trump arrives in Davos, Switzerland on January 25, and attends World Economic Forum with Treasury Secretar...

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