Holocaust commemoration about the past and the future: UN Secretary-General
Although hatred may appear to be on the rise, people everywhere can unite to create a world of peaceful coexistence.
A Holocaust survivor and former playmate of one of history’s most tragic figures has a message for the world about genocide: “We haven’t really learned.”
Accessing food in war zones, continuing to “deteriorate”
The ability to find food in the world’s war zones continues to “deteriorate”, meaning that humanitarian efforts are “extremely critical”.
A new report released on Wednesday by the International Telecommunication Union (ITU), states that the Least Developed Countries (LDCs) are recording impressive progress towards increasing access
2017 was a watershed year for women and women’s rights around the world.
From the Global Women’s March last January, to the #MeToo movement, women around the world stood up and demanded their right to be heard.
UN allocates $50m in emergency humanitarian funding for Yemen
The UN relief chief announced the biggest-ever allocation of emergency funds to war-torn Yemen on Friday, to help deal with the country’s worsening humanitarian crisis.
UN chief welcomes conduct of second round of presidential election in Liberia
United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres has welcomed the peaceful conduct of the second round of the presidential election in Liberia.
Access to data is crucial for humanitarians responding to various crises worldwide.
For example, aid workers feeding hungry people in Nigeria use a mobile-based platform to monitor the price of rice and other staples to know when costs increase.
People intent on causing harm to others by misusing the Internet are a modern-day threat that the global IT community is doing all it can to overcome, one of the web’s so-called “founding fathers” said on Thursday.