United Nations

Why the United Nations Matters (even for the Palestinians)

One in four Iraqi children impacted by conflict, poverty; education key for lasting peace – UNICEF

Central Africa's iconic mammals threatened by poachers, armed groups – UN environment wing

Syria: UN rights officials decry 'devastating' impact of surging violence on civilians

More flee Cameroon's English-speaking areas; UN concerned over safety of women and children

UN chief spotlights potential offered by cooperation among countries of Central Asia and Afghanistan

Millions of children's lives hang in the balance as South Sudan conflict grinds on – UNICEF chief

Russia Refuses to Banish Nuclear Weapons and Comply With United Nations Treaty

United Nations Employees Claim They Faced Sexual Assault, Harassment Amid Culture of Silence: Report

Improved economic conditions boost air-traveller numbers worldwide – UN agency

Near-record warm temperatures fuel deadly, costly weather events in 2017 – UN

Sexual harassment and assault rife at United Nations, staff claim

Dialogue and confidence vital to prevent, resolve conflicts, says UN chief

Central African Republic: UN mission issues 48-hour ultimatum to armed groups

US funding cuts for UN Palestine refugee agency put vital education, health programmes at risk

UN poised to scale up support for Libya's post-conflict transition, Security Council told

UN Head Lists His Top Global Concerns For 2018

World cannot stand idle as millions in DR Congo 'suffer in silence,' says UN agency

Somalia: UN, partners seek $1.6 billion to protect millions of lives from drought

Warning that 'peace remains elusive,' UN chief outlines areas for action in 2018