The High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development concluded its third annual meeting today with speakers welcoming proposed sweeping reforms to the United Nations development system, warning of the impact of climate change, and calling for faster implementation of the Sustainable … Read more
LUSAKA, Sudanese Vice-President Hassabo Mohamed Abdul-Rahman has announced that Khartoum will host next week the signing ceremony of the agreement on power-sharing by the rival factions of South Sudan in the presence of the leaders of the Inter-Governmental Authority on … Read more
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — New data from 52 countries in hot climates reveals that over 1.1 billion people face “significant risks” from lack of access to cooling including death, a UN envoy said Monday.
Rachel Kyte told a press conference … Read more
LONDON, Spain has overtaken Italy as the No. 1 destination for migrants crossing the Mediterranean to try to reach Europe.
The latest figures for the European Union's border agency Frontex show the number of migrants reaching Spain jumped 166 percent … Read more