A near $10 million aid boost has been given to the Sahel’s drought-stricken farmers and herders, thanks to Sweden, the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) has announced.
The tenth anniversary of the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples has reached a “milestone”, the President of
The suffering of millions of children across Yemen has become “invisible to the rest of the world” according to UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF) representative in the war-ravaged country.
“Immediate and flexible resources” are need to help nearly 19 million people in Yemen, according to the World Food Programme (WFP).
Security Council condemns “barbaric and cowardly” terrorist attack in Sweden
The Security Council has underlined the need to bring to justice those responsible for this weekend’s terrorist attack in Stockholm.
‘Violent attack’ in Stockholm condemned by the UN chief
The UN has strongly condemned the “violent attack” that took place in the Swedish capital of Stockholm on Friday.
“If there is a conflict, leave it to Dag” became a popular phrase in the 1950s when the late Dag Hammarskjöld was Secretary-General of the UN.
FAO deal promotes sustainable rice production
An increase in competition for global water resources may lead to more conflict, the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) has warned.
Although more people than ever before now understand that healthy eating is beneficial, few governments have made the connection between good nutrition and environmental sustainability.