Health situation in East Ghouta “deteriorating” warns UN health agency
The deteriorating health situation in Syria’s eastern Ghouta region in Rural Damascus, where more than 300 000 people are besieged, is a serious cause for concern.
Still time to avert catastrophe in Yemen: UN humanitarian chief warns
A catastrophe can still be averted in Yemen, but without immediate funding, it will be too late, the Under-Secretary-General of Humanitarian Affairs has warned.
Descendants of slaves have “made their mark” in every field: UN chief
Myanmar violations to face international inquiry
An international probe has been set up to investigate rights abuses against Muslim communities in Myanmar.
Heavy fighting in south eastern CAR: UN mission
“We are failing the children of Syria,” says UNICEF director
UN “gravely concerned” at serious rights violations across Libya
“Everyone can do their bit” to re-use more wastewater
Everyone around the world “can do their bit” to reduce and re-use wastewater.
“Political solution” is only solution to South Sudan crisis
A “political solution” is the only solution to the conflict and humanitarian crisis that has befallen the world’s youngest nation, South Sudan.
UNHCR alarm over Cameroon forced returns to Nigeria