UN chief urges support for Caribbean countries hit by hurricanes
Caribbean countries need support to rebuild in the aftermath of recent devastating hurricanes and take effective action on climate change.
UN chief “horrified” by reports of alleged slavery of migrants in Libya
The UN Secretary-General is calling for an investigation into reports of alleged slavery of migrant workers in Libya.
50,000 Iraqi civilians affected by fresh offensive against ISIL in Iraq: OCHA
Ending child marriage in West & Central Africa could take 100 years: UNICEF
Peacekeepers wounded in Central African Republic
Two UN peacekeepers were wounded following clashes with so-called anti-Balaka fighters who attacked a town in the Central African Republic (CAR) on Thursday.
“Deep concern” for safety of Syrian civilians on Jordanian border
UN agencies expressed deep concern on Monday for the safety of nearly 50,000 Syrian civilians who have been stranded for months on the border with Jordan.
UN deputy chief praises DRC for progress on issue of sexual violence
UN chief ‘strongly condemns’ terrorist attack in Pakistan
UN “deeply concerned” for safety of civilians in Raqqa
The UN and the humanitarian community remain “deeply concerned” for the safety of people trapped in Raqqa city in Syria, the deputy UN spokesperson has said.