Famine conditions “likely” to return in parts of South Sudan next year
“No Plan B” for Middle East Peace Process: UN chief
The UN Secretary-General has reiterated his belief that there is “no alternative” to the two-State solution for Israelis and Palestinians.
Air pollution affecting 17 million babies, mostly in South Asia: UNICEF
“Another big loss” as 14th peacekeeper this year is killed in CAR
Zeid: Myanmar refugee crisis may be genocide
Violence in Myanmar that has caused more than 625,000 people to flee to Bangladesh may amount to genocide, the UN human rights chief said on Tuesday.
Yemen: desperate families trapped by armed clashes, airstrikes
Global HIV/AIDS response still “lagging behind” despite progress
Despite major progress on ending the AIDS epidemic, parts of the global response to battling the HIV virus are still “lagging behind”, the UN chief said on Friday.
$22.5 billion needed to help 91 million people in 2018: UN relief chief
A record level of aid funding – more than $22.5 billion – is needed to deliver lifesaving assistance around the world in 2018, the UN’s Emergency Relief Coordinator said on Friday.
South-South expo draws to a close
Representatives from southern hemisphere countries have underscored their commitment to strengthening partnerships and cooperation to achieve global development goals.
Put children at centre of global migration agreements: UNICEF
Commitments to protect children should be central to global agreements on migration and refugees.