The Committee on Non‑Governmental Organizations today suspended its 2018 resumed session pending one final day of work next month when its report to the Economic and Social Council will be finalized for adoption.
During the half‑day meeting, delegates approved 21 to 30 January … Read more
MAIDUGURI, NIGERIA, When night falls in the Nigerian city of Maiduguri, the human traffickers enter the Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) camps.
People come there in the evening for recruiting, I can say, taking young girls, going away with them. I … Read more
The U.N. Security Council is giving South Sudan one month to stop fighting and sign a peace deal or face an arms embargo and sanctions.
The council passed a U.S.-sponsored resolution Thursday with the minimum nine votes needed for approval. … Read more
GENEVA, SWITZERLAND, The World Food Program is calling for stronger international support for hundreds of thousands of Somalis impacted by some of the heaviest rains to hit their country in three decades. The rainfall that began last month has caused … Read more