The key to Africa’s future development lies in outer space, according to the head of a UN-affiliated space science institute on the continent.
The UN is “part and parcel” of the modern history of the Middle East, but has also been “shaped” heavily itself by the region.
A scheme to help increase girls’ “performance at school” by giving them their own bicycle has just been launched in Tanzania, by the winner of a special UN award.
“Blood money” of trafficked women now “lifeblood” sustaining terrorists
A new “fusion” restaurant in the Austrian capital Vienna, has found the special ingredient to turn Syrian refugees into budding entrepreneurs with a chance to open their own businesses.
The “blood money” of women and children has become part of the “lifeblood” that sustains terrorists in places like Syria and Iraq, the UN special envoy for sexual violence in conflict has said.
There is a “growing problem” of organized crime syndicates corrupting politics and politicians worldwide, especially at a local level.
The international community “must not give up” on the right of both Palestine and Israel to exist as independent states, living in peace and security with their neighbours.
Women in South Sudan are learning key farming skills in what have been described as “schools without walls” as part of a project set up by the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO).
Scene set for “Rwanda-like” genocide in South Sudan