Central African Republic

Central African Republic: Security Council boosts UN mission presence as tensions continue

The Security Council has agreed to boost the United Nations peacekeeping presence in the Central African Republic (CAR) amid the country's continuing instability and simmering sectarian tensions.

Central African Republic in ‘urgent need’ of agricultural assistance, warns UN agency

The United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) has launched an urgent appeal to help provide farmers in the Central African Republic (CAR) with seeds and tools for the country’s upcoming planting season, warning that without additional assistance vulnerable populations risked a further deterioration of their livelihoods.

Security Council delegation assesses progress in Central African Republic

A delegation from the United Nations Security Council is in the Central African Republic today to assess the progress made in stabilizing the country as well as the first months of operation of the UN peacekeeping operation set up last year.