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

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. https://news.un.org/feed/view/en/story/2023/02/1133187

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

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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”.

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

18 Jan 2023

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.

Ukraine: UN appeals for $5.6 billion to help millions affected by relentless conflict

15 Feb 2023

Almost a year since the full-scale Russian invasion of Ukraine, the UN appealed on Wednesday for $5.6 billion to help millions of people affected inside the war-torn country and beyond.