Latest United Nations News

EPA congratulates finalists in Premier’s Sustainability Awards 26 October
Pacific nations can’t be left behind at COP26
Projecting Australia’s emissions: 2021 report
Landcare Australia receives 2021 UN Day Honour 26 October
UN experts condemn Israel’s designation of Palestinian human rights defenders as terrorist organisations
Afghan women leaders speak at UN: “Give us a seat at table.”
Online Gallery Launch for Children’s Week 2021
National Farmers Federation calls out anti livestock agenda
30th Anniversary of Cambodia’s Peace Agreements
4 demands we have for COP26: time is now
Minorities being left behind with growing inequality, discrimination and intolerance – UN expert
UN torture prevention body to visit Bulgaria
Landcare Australia receives 2021 UN Day Honour
Greater Shepparton celebrating Children’s Week from Saturday 23 October
Global Voices scholars to tackle climate and gender issues at UN forums
NAB celebrates 150 reasons to think clean energy
Latest Future Australia roundtable examines road to COP26
In Dialogue with Botswana, Experts of Human Rights Committee Ask about Death Penalty and Criminalising Same-sex Relations
Experts of Committee on Elimination of Discrimination against Women Ask Maldives about how Radicalised Religious Groups
Remarks by Under-Secretary-General of UN and UN Women Executive Director, Sima Bahous,
Remarks by Secretary-General António Guterres at UN Security Council Open Debate on Women, Peace and Security
Release or charge five Palestinian hunger strikers – UN experts
Satellite Imagery Analysis for Settlement Planning with UNHCR
Air Race Pilot Yoshihide Muroya and Lexus Announce Partnership for Making History and Creating Future
Staunch, Blak and ready to shake place up
Freedom of thought increasingly violated worldwide, UN expert warns
Corporate influence linked to slow implementation of public health policies globally
Christian group urges pollies to wear scarf for climate
Under2 Coalition moves to become ‘net zero coalition’
Council accelerates emission targets by joining Cities Race to Zero
Australia announces new High Commissioner to Cyprus
Life’s beach: finding trends in marine debris across Australia
Committee on Elimination of Discrimination against Women Opens Eightieth Session
McGowan Government welcomes Senate Inquiry Final Report into Juukan Gorge
Faith groups: game plan must be for 2030
New Zealand increases climate aid contribution
Australian foreign minister to visit Maldives 17 October
Faith grassroots demand stronger action on climate
UN Agencies regret death of persons on move in Latin America, and stand ready to accompany coordinated regional response
On World Food Day, UN calls for strengthened and inclusive local food systems for displaced and host communities
Council and UOW join forces to mark Global Climate Change Week – Wollongong
States must stop prioritizing investment over human rights – UN experts
Concerning Lawsuit Filed Against Toyota by Nippon Steel Corporation Regarding Electromagnetic Steel Sheets
UN Human Rights’ Chief Files Intervention In Swiss Seniors’ Climate Case
Next steps in action plan for indigenous rights kicks off
World Standards Day: Supporting agricultural protection and prosperity
With EVs critical to UN 2030 target, Australia must stop being world’s dirty car dumping ground
UN Women statement on International Day of Rural Women