Philippines urged to stop attacks and killings in anti-drugs campaign
The challenge for political leaders attending a summit on migration hosted by France on Monday will be to give people options other than having to trust smugglers, the UN has said.
There has been a “dramatic increase” in food insecurity around the world the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) said on Friday.
Haiti recovery plan needs strong support
Countries are being urged to support a nearly US$3 billion plan to help Haiti recover from Hurricane Matthew, the deadly storm which hit the island nation last October.
Somali president faces "formidable" set of challenges, international partners say
Somalia's new president faces a "formidable" set of challenges in meeting the expectations of the Somali people, the country's international partners have said.
Airdrops to besieged Syrian city of Deir-ez-Zour resume: WFP
Appeal for calm in CAR town
A senior UN humanitarian official in the Central African Republic (CAR) has appealed for calm in the wake of renewed tensions in the town of Bambari, located in the middle of the country.
Refugees who have fled to Europe from countries like Syria and Afghanistan are still being portrayed as “potential terrorists”, especially on social media, while so-called “hate speech” is on the rise.