IOM provides US$150,000 for Sierra Leone mudslide relief
The International Organization for Migration (IOM) is racing to assist Sierra Leone in the wake of devastating floods and mudslides which have killed hundreds.
Arrival of South Sudan force allows peacekeepers to patrol “insecure roads”
WFP welcomes US$1 million contribution to support Western Sahara refugees
The World Food Programme (WFP) has welcomed a US$1 million contribution from the United States to support vulnerable refugees from Western Sahara, stranded in Algeria.
“Window of opportunity” for Libya to emerge from crisis: UN envoy
CAR risks reaching “tipping point,” says UN peacekeeping chief
The Central African Republic (CAR) could rapidly reach a “tipping point” because of the increased intensity of attacks against civilians and peacekeepers.
Children increasingly bear brunt of CAR violence amid mass displacement
International community urged to avert repeat of CAR crisis
The international community is being urged by the UN Emergency Relief Coordinator to “sustain support” for the Central African Republic or CAR.
Attacks in Abyei by unknown armed groups condemned by UN
The recent attacks by unknown armed assailants in the disputed Abyei Area have been condemned by the UN Mission in Abyei, UNISFA.
Reports of sexual abuse by peacekeepers “shocked” UN in CAR