Small island nations across the world are bearing the brunt [...]
Cases and deaths resulting from COVID-19 continue to climb worldwide, [...]
The global Formula E electric race series, a partner with [...]
After a near-halt of COVID-19 vaccine shipments in Africa, delivers have ramped up in [...]
Three UN agencies on Thursday welcomed $127 million in new [...]
A senior official with the World Health Organization (WHO) has [...]
A sustainable and prosperous planet can only be achieved through working together and in solidarity, the UN Deputy Secretary-General said on Wednesday at the end of a major global food security meeting.
The UN health agency pointed out on Wednesday, World Hepatitis Day, that every 30 [...]
COVID-19 infections rose eight per cent last week to more [...]
While many countries are making progress in the fight against [...]
At least half a million children under five in drought-afflicted southern [...]
An ancient temple in India and a “cultural landscape” in Spain have [...]
Negotiations began on Monday to approve a UN science report which will anchor high level summits later this year, charged with boosting climate action worldwide.
The world is waking up to the importance of mangroves, a [...]
Inefficient global food production is at the root of a huge rise in hunger as well as one-third of all emissions and 80 per cent of biodiversity loss, UN Secretary-General António Guterres has warned, in a call to all countries to transform food systems to speed up sustainable development.
“The world urgently needs a clear and unambiguous commitment to [...]
A “lack of global solidarity” including the hoarding of vaccines [...]
Farmers, especially women and indigenous people, work tirelessly to put food on our tables. UN Deputy Secretary General Amina Mohammed met on Saturday women producers at a farmers’ market in Circo Massimo, Rome, ahead of the Food Systems Pre-Summit taking place next week.
The role of the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) in promoting development has become “even more critical” as a way of guiding and informing the COVID-19 pandemic response worldwide, Collen Vixen Kelapile said on Friday, speaking for the first time as the UN body’s president.
Against the backdrop of a rapidly changing global climate, water-related [...]