Yemen: UN issues desperate plea for people in heart of world’s worst humanitarian disaster

More than eight million people in the war-torn country, nearly half of them children, directly depend…

Structural racism in United States: UN

UN rights chief Michelle Bachelete decried "structural racism" in the United States, and voiced alarm at…

UN Human Rights Chief urges ‘serious action’ to halt US police killings of Blacks

UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet on Thursday condemned the killing of George Floyd,…

LGBTI vulnerable during pandemic, UN chief on International Day against Homophobia, Biphobia, and Transphobia

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is warning of the increasing vulnerability of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and…

COVID-19 has sparked ‘tsunami of hate’: UN chief

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres called for an "all-out effort" to end the "tsunami of hate…

World Press Freedom Day: Journalists provide ‘antidote’ to corona misinformation, says UN chief

The UN Secretary-General is calling for greater protection of journalists who are providing the “antidote” to…

‘Virus is threat, not people,’ UN chief against targeting communities and hate speech

The coronavirus pandemic is not only a critical public health danger, it is also a human,…