Haiti

Security Council extends UN peacekeeping mission in Haiti for another year

The Security Council today voted unanimously to extend the United Nations peacekeeping mission in Haiti until mid-October 2014 so it can continue contributing to stability and development in the small Caribbean nation.

UN renews pledge to help Haiti overcome cholera epidemic

The United Nations remains committed to do all that it can do to help the people of Haiti overcome the cholera epidemic, a spokesperson for the world body said today.

UN urges Dominican Republic to ensure citizens of Haitian origin do not lose nationality

The United Nations human rights office today urged the Government of the Dominican Republic to take all necessary measures to ensure that citizens of Haitian origin are not deprived of their right to nationality in light of a recent court ruling.