UN independent human rights experts on Thursday raised concerns about the “dangerous precedent and far-reaching negative ...
The word “genocide” was first coined by Polish lawyer Raphäel Lemkin in 1944 in his book Axis Rule in Occupied Europe. It ...
The UN World Health Organization (WHO) on Thursday released its first-ever guidelines on managing chronic low back pain - the leading cause of disability worldwide, that effects an astonishing one in ...
Two months to the day since Hamas’ terror attacks in Israel prompted a massive Israeli military retaliation in Gaza, the situation in the war-torn enclave is becoming “apocalyptic” with hostilities ...
The UN Secretary-General called for stronger action to fight the growing challenge of transnational organized crime in an address to the Security Council on Thursday.
Invoking a rarely used article of the UN Charter, Secretary-General António Guterres on Wednesday called on the Security ...
With rising temperatures leading to demand for more air conditioners and other cooling equipment, a new UN report launched ...
The UNESCO committee that protects so called Intangible Cultural Heritage met in Botswana this week to add new entries to the ...
The UN World Food Programme (WFP) said on Tuesday that it was compelled to pause the distribution of food aid to needy ...
The situation for Gazans is “getting worse by the hour”, the UN health agency WHO said on Tuesday, after some the heaviest ...
Secretary-General António Guterres on Wednesday highlighted the importance of the UN’s core humanitarian response fund to ...
The transition to renewable energy at UN peacekeeping missions helps to ensure the safety and security of uniformed personnel ...