World falling ‘far short’ of pledge to protect minority rights: UN chief

The world is falling “far short” of commitments made three decades ago to protect minority communities, UN Secretary-General…

UN General Assembly: Guterres calls for ‘coalition of the world’ to overcome divisions

With people from all points of the globe crying out for relief and hope, international action…

On Ukraine’s Independence Day, UN urges end to ‘senseless’ war

The “senseless war” in Ukraine is now six months old, with no end in sight, UN…

UN, AIDA urge Israel to allow Palestinian NGOs to work

United Nations agencies and the Association of International Development Agencies (AIDA) working in the Occupied Palestinian…

From Hiroshima, UN chief calls for global nuclear disarmament

It is totally unacceptable for states in possession of nuclear weapons to admit the possibility of…

UN declares access to clean and healthy environment a universal human right

With 161 votes in favour, and eight abstentions, the UN General Assembly adopted a historic resolution…

Russia, Ukraine sign UN-backed grain export deal

An “unprecedented agreement” on the resumption of Ukrainian grain exports via the Black Sea amid the…