Nov 19, 2014 5:06 PMSecurity Council calls for thorough investigation into alleged mass rape in North Darfur
Nov 19, 2014 2:19 PMSomalia cannot afford to repeat 'pattern of division, paralysis' - UN political chief
Nov 18, 2014 10:14 AMUN strongly condemns attack on Jerusalem synagogue
DPA Annual Appeal 2015
The Week Ahead
On Wednesday, Under-Secretary-General Jeffrey Feltman opened theMinisterial High Level Partnership Forum , which is also being attended by Nicholas Kay, the Special Representative of the Secretary-General in Somalia and head of UNSOM. USG Feltman's opening and closing statements are now available.
Promoting Peaceful, Political Solutions to Conflict
The Department of Political Affairs (DPA) plays a central role in the United Nations’ efforts to prevent and resolve deadly conflict around the world through analysis and advice to the Secretary-General, support to mediation, elections and other peacebuilding efforts internationally and through political missions on the ground.