The International Organization for Migration (IOM) says it is planning to take a lead in helping thousands of undocumented migrants expelled from Tanzania.
Devastating floods have displaced more than 18,000 people with over 1,000 households in South Sudan.
The Syrian war is well into its third year.
Thousands of people in the Central African Republic have fled to the international airport in the country’s capital Bangui to escape violence, according to the UN refugee agency (UNHCR).
The latest escalation of the conflict in Syria has raised the spectre of chemical warfare, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon told a press conference in The Hague on Wednesday.
M23 fighters move along the road towards Goma as Peacekeepers observed gathering of armed people North of the city [MONUSCO/Sylva
Syrian Refugees streaming into Kurdistan, Iraq.
Snipers have opened fire on the convoy of UN inspectors heading to the sites of suspected chemical weapons use, according to the Spokesperson for UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon.
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Dr. Tererai Trent is a Zimbabwean-American woman who was born of poverty in a rural village in Zimbabwe. Her strong desire to have an education took her to the United States where she eventually got her Phd.
The ongoing conflict in Syria, which is now in its third year, is causing enormous suffering to the country’s children, say two United Nations agencies.