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In Haiti, Security Council spotlights opportunities for country's reform towards stability and development

Photo:The UN Mission in Haiti Community Violence Reduction section (CVR) undertakes a joint pilot project with the Direction Nationale de l’Eau Pot...

UN chief 'saddened' by loss of life and devastation caused by landslide in China

24 June 2017
United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres “is saddened” to learn of the loss of life and devastation caused by the lands...

More than $350 million pledged for refugees in Uganda; 'A good start, we cannot stop,' says UN chief

Photo:"Solidarity Summit" in Kampala, Uganda. Secretary-General António Guterres (centre) co-chairs the Summit with President Yoweri Kagu...

In visit to Haiti, Security Council delegation to reaffirm support for country's stability and development

Photo:The Permanent Representative of Bolivia to the United Nations Sacha Sergio Llorenty Soliz holds a joint press conference at the Haitian Natio...

UN opens international probe into alleged abuses in DR Congo's Kasai provinces

Photo:Returned persons from Kasala village, Kasaï Province, awaiting food distribution by the NGO COPROMOR and Christian Aid.

23 June 2017...

Saudi Arabia: Leadership Change Should Prioritize Improving Rights

Photo:Then-Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman attends a graduation ceremony at King Faisal Air College in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, January 25, 20...

Free Speech Under Fire in Bangladesh

Photo:Statue of "Lady Justice" outside Bangladesh's Supreme Court building.

June 22, 2017
During a recent visit to Ban...

In Uganda, UN chief meets with South Sudanese refugees, urges world to show solidarity

Photo:The ‘Solidarity Summit,’ in the Ugandan capital of Kamapla aims to rally international support for refugees and host communities in the form...

Iraq's children caught in cycle of violence and poverty as conflict escalates, UNICEF warns

Photo:A young boy stands next to a fence surrounding the football pitch at Al-Shuhadaa Stadium in the city of Iskandariya, Babil Governorate, Iraq....

Warring parties in Yemen 'must take all feasible precautions' to minimize harm to civilians – UN envoy

Photo:Much of Taiz, Yemen, has been destroyed by two years of fierce fighting.

21 June 2017
Civilians in Yemen continue to be killed...

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