The flags at the UN are flying half-mast to mourn the passing of former South African President and Freedom Fighter, Nelson Mandela.
Mr. Mandela died in his Johannesburg home late on Thursday, at the age of 95.
The Ethiopian government has been working around the clock together with the International Organization for Migration (IOM) to facilitate an organized movement of its citizens fro
Members of the UN Security Council have voted unanimously on a resolution that will bolster efforts “to protect civilians and restore security and public order” in the Central African Republic (CAR).
On World Soil Day, the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) says soil is under pressure around the world.
Preparations for the removal of critical chemical agents outside of Syria are in full swing.
UNICEF has been rapidly scaling up efforts in the Philippines to reach the most affected areas by establishing new field presences and mobilizing relief supplies to support destitute families.
Pop superstar Katy Perry is the newest Goodwill Ambassador of the UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF).
Roads are being cleared, debris removed and waste disposal activities are currently taking place in cities and towns affected by Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines.
The United Nations mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (MONUSCO) on Tuesday launched a surveillance drone in the strife-torn northeastern part of the country.
More people with spinal cord injury can survive to lead healthy and productive lives, if they have access to timely, appropriate emergency and acute care.