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‘Decisive steps’ needed to keep boys in school – UNESCO report

7 April 2022

Although girls have more difficulty accessing education and make up most out-of-school children at the primary level, challenges facing boys are increasing at later stages, according to a report published on Wednesday by the UN Educational, Scient

28 years after the 1994 genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda, ‘stain of shame endures’

7 April 2022

The UN paid tribute on Thursday to the one million people who were murdered in 100 days during the 1994 genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda, during which moderate Hutu, Twa and others who opposed the genocide, were also killed. 

28 years after the 1994 genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda, ‘stain of shame endures’

7 April 2022

The UN paid tribute on Thursday to the one million people who were murdered in 100 days during the 1994 genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda, during which moderate Hutu, Twa and others who opposed the genocide, were also killed. 

28 years after the 1994 genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda, ‘stain of shame endures’

7 April 2022

The UN paid tribute on Thursday to the one million people who were murdered in 100 days during the 1994 genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda, during which moderate Hutu, Twa and others who opposed the genocide, were also killed. 

28 years after the 1994 genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda, ‘stain of shame endures’

7 April 2022

The UN paid tribute on Thursday to the one million people who were murdered in 100 days during the 1994 genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda, during which moderate Hutu, Twa and others who opposed the genocide, were also killed. 

UN General Assembly votes to suspend Russia from the Human Rights Council

7 April 2022

The UN General Assembly adopted a resolution on Thursday calling for Russia to be suspended from the Human Rights Council. 

UN General Assembly votes to suspend Russia from the Human Rights Council

7 April 2022

The UN General Assembly adopted a resolution on Thursday calling for Russia to be suspended from the Human Rights Council. 

UN General Assembly votes to suspend Russia from the Human Rights Council

7 April 2022

The UN General Assembly adopted a resolution on Thursday calling for Russia to be suspended from the Human Rights Council. 

UN General Assembly votes to suspend Russia from the Human Rights Council

7 April 2022

The UN General Assembly adopted a resolution on Thursday calling for Russia to be suspended from the Human Rights Council. 

Ukraine war linked to ‘massive malnutrition crisis’ affecting millions in other emergencies

7 April 2022

The war in Ukraine has increased the risk of a “massive malnutrition crisis” for millions of children in other emergencies because of its already huge impact on global food prices, the UN said on Thursday.

Ukraine war linked to ‘massive malnutrition crisis’ affecting millions in other emergencies

7 April 2022

The war in Ukraine has increased the risk of a “massive malnutrition crisis” for millions of children in other emergencies because of its already huge impact on global food prices, the UN said on Thursday.

Ukraine war linked to ‘massive malnutrition crisis’ affecting millions in other emergencies

7 April 2022

The war in Ukraine has increased the risk of a “massive malnutrition crisis” for millions of children in other emergencies because of its already huge impact on global food prices, the UN said on Thursday.

Ukraine war linked to ‘massive malnutrition crisis’ affecting millions in other emergencies

7 April 2022

The war in Ukraine has increased the risk of a “massive malnutrition crisis” for millions of children in other emergencies because of its already huge impact on global food prices, the UN said on Thursday.

Roma rights advocates warn of rising hate speech: Many ‘don’t even know’ they’re being racist

7 April 2022

International Roma Day on 8 April is a key date to mark Romani culture, made more significant in Romania since the passing of last year’s landmark legislation there, to combat hate-speech against the Roma – the first law of its kind in Europe.

Roma rights advocates warn of rising hate speech: Many ‘don’t even know’ they’re being racist

7 April 2022

International Roma Day on 8 April is a key date to mark Romani culture, made more significant in Romania since the passing of last year’s landmark legislation there, to combat hate-speech against the Roma – the first law of its kind in Europe.

World Health Day: Take climate action, take care of each other

6 April 2022

An urgent call to protect health and mitigate the climate crisis was issued by the UN health agency on Wednesday, to mark World Health Day on Thursday.

World Health Day: Take climate action, take care of each other

6 April 2022

An urgent call to protect health and mitigate the climate crisis was issued by the UN health agency on Wednesday, to mark World Health Day on Thursday.

World Health Day: Take climate action, take care of each other

6 April 2022

An urgent call to protect health and mitigate the climate crisis was issued by the UN health agency on Wednesday, to mark World Health Day on Thursday.

World Health Day: Take climate action, take care of each other

6 April 2022

An urgent call to protect health and mitigate the climate crisis was issued by the UN health agency on Wednesday, to mark World Health Day on Thursday.

Justice and reparations still critical, 30 years on from Sarajevo siege

6 April 2022

Thirty years after the siege of Sarajevo, the UN team in Bosnia and Herzegovina reiterated the importance on Wednesday of pursuing justice and reparation for victims, survivors and their family members.

Justice and reparations still critical, 30 years on from Sarajevo siege

6 April 2022

Thirty years after the siege of Sarajevo, the UN team in Bosnia and Herzegovina reiterated the importance on Wednesday of pursuing justice and reparation for victims, survivors and their family members.

Justice and reparations still critical, 30 years on from Sarajevo siege

6 April 2022

Thirty years after the siege of Sarajevo, the UN team in Bosnia and Herzegovina reiterated the importance on Wednesday of pursuing justice and reparation for victims, survivors and their family members.

Justice and reparations still critical, 30 years on from Sarajevo siege

6 April 2022

Thirty years after the siege of Sarajevo, the UN team in Bosnia and Herzegovina reiterated the importance on Wednesday of pursuing justice and reparation for victims, survivors and their family members.

UN chief welcomes new Somali mission, lauds work of African Union

6 April 2022

The UN chief issued a statement on Wednesday welcoming the transition to a new African Union (AU) mission in Somalia, pledging the Organization’s “unwavering commitment” to the country, the mission, and the Somali security forces in their ongoing

UN chief welcomes new Somali mission, lauds work of African Union

6 April 2022

The UN chief issued a statement on Wednesday welcoming the transition to a new African Union (AU) mission in Somalia, pledging the Organization’s “unwavering commitment” to the country, the mission, and the Somali security forces in their ongoing

UN chief welcomes new Somali mission, lauds work of African Union

6 April 2022

The UN chief issued a statement on Wednesday welcoming the transition to a new African Union (AU) mission in Somalia, pledging the Organization’s “unwavering commitment” to the country, the mission, and the Somali security forces in their ongoing

UN chief welcomes new Somali mission, lauds work of African Union

6 April 2022

The UN chief issued a statement on Wednesday welcoming the transition to a new African Union (AU) mission in Somalia, pledging the Organization’s “unwavering commitment” to the country, the mission, and the Somali security forces in their ongoing

First Person: Visions of hell, in Haiti

6 April 2022

Samuel (not his real name) grew up near the Haitian Capital of Port-au-Prince, and has seen his childhood home descend into lawlessness and gang violence.

First Person: Visions of hell, in Haiti

6 April 2022

Samuel (not his real name) grew up near the Haitian Capital of Port-au-Prince, and has seen his childhood home descend into lawlessness and gang violence.

Sport must show leadership amidst climate crisis: UN deputy chief

6 April 2022

Athletes are among the most influential people on the planet and together with their managers, fans and others involved in organized sport, must contribute to global efforts to combat climate change.