The world is 'on the verge of the abyss’, says new UN climate report
The UN Secretary-General António Guterres gives a stark warning as the climate crisis looks set to worsen.
UN Security Council backs Antonio Guterres for second termThe secretary-general says he would be ‘deeply humbled’ if the UN General Assembly were to approve a second term.
UN chief calls for end to "utterly appalling" Israeli-Palestinian violence at Security CouncilUN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said the fresh wave of violence "perpetuates the cycles of death, destruction and despair... Fighting must stop. It must stop immediately."
Millions driven from homes in 2020 despite Covid-19 crisis, UN report says
Millions driven from homes in 2020 despite COVID crisis, says UNFilippo Grandi, the United Nations high commissioner for refugees, said conflict and the impact of climate change were among the leading sources of new movements of refugees and internally displaced people in 2020.
UN warns Haiti aid response is underfundedUN warns Haiti aid response is underfunded
HRW says UN shared Rohingya data without their ‘informed consent’Rights group calls for a probe into the UN sharing data about more than 800,000 refugees with Bangladesh, which passed it on to Myanmar.
Mali political crisis: UN calls for free, fair polls minus coup leaders