Ukraine war: No chance for serious peace negotiations yet, says UN chief

The UN Secretary-General said on Wednesday that he did not believe that there was an opportunity yet, to organise “a serious peace negotiation” between the warring parties in Ukraine, nearly a year on from Russia’s full-scale invasion.

UN relief chief tells Security Council ‘we can do better’ in Ukraine

06 Feb 2023

The UN’s Humanitarian Affairs chief warned the Security Council on Monday that efforts must improve to reach nearly 18 million in need in war-torn Ukraine, since Russia’s full-scale invasion last year.


Ukraine: ‘Humanitarian and human rights catastrophe’ continues, Security Council hears

13 Jan 2023

As Russia’s full-scale invasion of Ukraine nears its one year anniversary, the head of UN Political and Peacebuilding Affairs updated the Security Council on Friday, noting that the fighting and suffering continues “with no end in sight”.

From the Field: Finding a sanctuary for animals in Ukraine

From the Field: Finding a sanctuary for animals in Ukraine

03 Jul 2023

Animals left behind by their owners following Russia’s full-scale invasion of Ukraine in February 2022 have been found a new sanctuary, thanks in part to the support of the UN.