Latest Burkina Faso News

Experts of Committee on Elimination of Racial Discrimination Commend Benin on National Human Rights Institution
To support trafficking victims, UNHCR urges more protection services in Africa
Victoria University modelling shows road safety investment could save millions of lives in developing countries
Families resorting to extreme measures to survive hunger crisis prompts more funding from Save Children
UN torture prevention body announces visits for 2023
Statement of Thirty-second Polio IHR Emergency Committee
WHO World Healthy Assembly approves global oral health strategy
International Day for Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict and World Refugee Day
High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi’s message on World Refugee Day, 20 June 2022
UNHCR calls for urgent support to assist almost 16,000 newly displaced in Burkina Faso who fled massacre
World No Tobacco Day 2022 awards – winners
FAO unveils new public tool based on agricultural census data
UNHCR: Ukraine, other conflicts push forcibly displaced total over 100 million for first time
More than 1 in 3 children under five at risk of starvation in Central Sahel
Sahel: food crisis fueled by conflict is set to worsen during lean period
WHO congratulates Sudan on adopting “High burden to high impact” approach
FAO Global Action for Fall Armyworm Control extended to end of 2023 with broader scope
Sahel and Lake Chad Regions: FAO joins global effort to reinforce response to food security crisis
FAO launches new phase of agriculture policy initiative with $11 million grant from Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
Pastoralism: Supporting livelihoods, building peace
Human Rights Council Holds Interactive Dialogue with Special Rapporteur on Situation of Human Rights Defenders
Human Rights Council Concludes Interactive Dialogue with Special Rapporteur on Human Rights and Environment and Starts Interactive
Statement of Thirty-first Polio IHR Emergency Committee
Introduction to Digital Health and Digital Entrepreneurship in Sahel Region
Human Rights Council Holds Annual High-Level Panel Discussion on Human Right Mainstreaming
Peace – Enhancing capacities in medical care in peacekeeping operations
IOM and UNHCR Call for more International Support to Niger after Joint Visit
Insecurity drives more Burkinabe into exile, further straining fragile Sahel region
Urgent investment needed in deadly disease
Press briefing notes on Burkina Faso
Decade of Sahel conflict leaves 2.5 million people displaced
UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet concludes her official visit to Niger
FAO Food Price Index rises in November
UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet concludes her official visit to Burkina Faso
UN torture prevention body announces visits for 2022
Committee against Torture Discusses Follow-up to Concluding Observations, Follow-up to Individual Communications, and Reprisals
UN Human Rights Chief Michelle Bachelet visits Burkina Faso and Niger
Statement of Thirtieth Polio IHR Emergency Committee
No research about us without us: why research capacity strengthening is essential to health for all
Ending child labour by 2025 requires effective action and strong leadership
Tajikistan’s human rights record to be examined by Universal Periodic Review
When conflict and climate change collide – ICRC warning ahead of COP26
Clayton Utz advising Euroz Hartleys and Sprott on $126.39m placement by West African Resources
High risk of malnutrition in conflict zones as food prices soar
Human Rights Council Extends Mandates on Central African Republic, Democratic Republic of Congo, Somalia, Cambodia and Libya
Human Rights Council appoints Special Rapporteur on protection of human rights
Human Rights Council adopts four resolutions on right to development, human rights and indigenous peoples
Human Rights Council adopts four resolutions on child early and forced marriage, negative legacies of colonialism