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Ukraine conflict: Families of all POWs need answers on their loved ones
World Health Statistics 2022
UNITAR and Conflux Center Launch Online Course on Speechwriting and Public Speaking Skills for Multilateral Diplomacy
Ukraine: ICRC registers hundreds of prisoners of war from Azovstal plant
HKUST Develops New Hydrogel for Odor and Microbial Control
Covid: People living in conflict zones cannot be forgotten in global vaccination effort
Health Minister to attend World Health Assembly in Geneva
Seventy-fifth World Health Assembly to focus on “Health for Peace, Peace for Health” for recovery and renewal
UN High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi’s message on International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia
Message from UN humanitarian, refugee, and development chiefs on situation in Syria and region
UNHCR raises alarm over Mozambique’s “invisible” crisis as climate shocks worsen displacement
PolyU supports startups to translate industry-recognised research excellence into societal impact
UNHCR and partners seek urgent funds to help thousands of refugees fleeing to Uganda
UN Refugee Agency appeals for urgent action amid soaring deaths at sea
Healthy Ageing 50: call for leaders transforming world to be better place in which to grow older
UNHCR and partners call for urgent support for refugees from Ukraine and their hosts
HKUST co-led survey shows HK investors have strong intent on ESG investment
Hong Kong retail investors show strong intent on ESG investment, despite awareness and associated investment experience remaining
Walk Talk is back in Place des Nations this year
Cheers to an ‘approachable’ Big Red Cranberry Sour beer
Statement on eleventh meeting of International Health Regulations Emergency Committee regarding coronavirus disease pandemic
UNHCR redoubles its aid inside Ukraine and region
WHO urges accelerated action to protect human health and combat climate crisis
Australia ratifies International Forced Labour Protocol
ANU expert to tackle climate change and human rights for UN
Foreign Minister announces further humanitarian support for Afghanistan
Thousands flee into Uganda following clashes in DR Congo
UNHCR and partners call for sustained funding and support for Rohingya refugees
UNHCR warns of dire impact from floods in South Sudan as new wet season looms
UNITAR, University of Geneva and Open Geneva Hosted 2022 Geneva Trialogue – Open Innovation for Education
Number of displaced Nicaraguans in Costa Rica doubles in less than year
Month since start of war, almost quarter of Ukraine’s population are displaced
EU and WHO join forces to improve global health security and access to medical products and health technologies
Funding for life-saving aid, not weapons, needed in Yemen
UNHCR and partners rush aid to thousands in Mozambique after Tropical Cyclone Gombe
One year after Palma attacks, thousands continue to flee violence in northern Mozambique
UNHCR and partners seek US$1.2 billion to address Africa’s largest refugee crisis
UNHCR warns of rising needs in Ukraine and neighbouring countries, calls for cessation of hostilities
ICRC President: suffering in Mariupol must not become future of Ukraine
In Dialogue with Venezuela, Experts of Committee on Rights of Persons with Disabilities Ask about Braille and Sign Language
Eleven years on, mounting challenges push many displaced Syrians to brink
In Dialogue with Cambodia, Experts of Human Rights Committee Ask about Freedom of Expression and Raise Issues Concerning Covid
Unless States start “walking their talk” torture ban will remain “pie in sky” – UN expert
UNHCR scales up for those displaced by war in Ukraine, deploys cash assistance
UNHCR ramps up aid to thousands displaced by Somalia drought
In Dialogue with Bolivia, Experts of Human Rights Committee Welcome Training Courses to Prevent Excessive Use of Force
Experts of Committee on Rights of Persons with Disabilities Commend Jamaica on Disabilities
Experts of Committee on Rights of Persons with Disabilities Commend Hungary’s Recognition