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Experts of the Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women Praise the Central African Republic’s Efforts to Combat Harmful Traditional Practices,…
Experts of the Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women Praise Niger for Efforts to Remove Barriers to Women’s Rights, Ask…
Non-Governmental Organizations Brief the Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women on the Situation of Women in Niger, Tajikistan, Italy and Turkmenistan
Reasonable Grounds to Believe Sudanese, Opposition Forces Committing Atrocity Crimes in Darfur, International Criminal Court Prosecutor Tells Security Council
Reconfigured Regional Coordination Mechanism Key to Quell Widespread Insecurity, Avert More Coups in West Africa, Sahel, Special Representative Tells Security Council
Shipments to African countries herald final steps toward broader vaccination against malaria: Gavi, WHO and UNICEF
New grant to strengthen and diversify humanitarian leadership in crises
Whose job will AI replace? Here’s why a clerk in Ethiopia has more to fear than one in California
The Global Onchocerciasis Network for Elimination (GONE): working together to see onchocerciasis GONE
Green Climate Fund confirms FAO’s role in supporting countries’ access to climate action resources
It wasn’t just a tree: why it feels so bad to lose the iconic Sycamore Gap tree and others like it
We are poised to pass 1.5℃ of global warming – world leaders offer 4 ways to manage this dangerous time
Sahel school closures increase by 20% in past year, with 200,000 more children out of class
As United Nations Closes Mali Operation, Many Delegates in Security Council Urge Transitional Government to Guarantee Mission’s Safe, Unhindered Withdrawal
Terrorist Groups Remain Significant Threat in Conflict Zones, Neighbouring States, Senior Official Tells Security Council, Noting Force Alone Can Exacerbate Matters
Operational Update on Niger: More than 130,000 people supported by the Red Cross in one month
Comment by UN Human Rights Chief Volker Türk on Niger
Press Conference by Security Council President on Programme of Work for August
Message by the Director of the Department of Immunization, Vaccines and Biologicals at WHO – July 2023
Comment by UN Human Rights Chief Volker Türk on military takeover in Niger
Human Rights Committee Adopts Report on Follow-Up to Concluding Observations on Mexico, Niger, Portugal and Senegal
Security Council: Children and Armed Confilct
18 million doses of first-ever malaria vaccine allocated to 12 African countries for 2023-2025: Gavi, WHO and UNICEF
Trust vital for migrant support: Australian Red Cross report
Concluding Major Judicial Cases, Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals Prepares for Next Stage of Operations, Its President Tells Security Council
Security Council: Sahel
UN Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination publishes findings on Argentina, Niger, Philippines, Portugal, Russia and Tajikistan
Experts of the Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination Welcome Restoration of “A” Status for Niger’s National Human Rights Commission, Ask…
Situation in Mali Remains Volatile amid Escalating Clashes between Armed Groups, Official Tells Security Council, Calling for Sustained International Engagement
Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination Opens One Hundred and Ninth Session in Geneva
Committee on the Rights of Migrant Workers Closes Thirty-Sixth Session after Adopting Concluding Observations on Reports of El Salvador, Morocco, Nigeria and the Philippines
UN Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination to review Russia, Niger, Argentina, Portugal, Philippines and Tajikistan
Norway contributes $23.7 million of flexible funding to boost FAO’s capacity to respond to crises and emergencies
AU, EU and UN push for urgent action to address the pressing needs of migrants and refugees in Libya
Digital rights are women’s rights
Security Council: European Union
Warnings over child malnutrition rising in Niger this year as climate crisis, conflict take a toll
Electoral Plans Move Forward in Mali Amid Unabated Humanitarian Crisis, Officials Tell Security Council, as Members Weigh Strategic Review of Peacekeeping Mission
Urgent action needed as acute malnutrition threatens the lives of millions of vulnerable children
New lives and livelihoods – protecting rights of women and girls on move
Funds needed as conflict, climate change and forced displacement drives 3.6 million children out of school
UN Investing in Criminal Tribunals Praised by President to Security Council
Year from 2023 Global Refugee Forum, UNHCR announces co-convenors
Humanitarian needs to deepen in dozens of conflict zones as world’s attention wanes
UNHCR urges greater support as violence continues unabated in Burkina Faso
UN warns of worsening conflict and displacement in Sahel without immediate climate action
Advancing rights-based approach to climate change resilience and migration in Sahel
Millions face harm from flooding across West and Central Africa, UNHCR warns