The following is a near-verbatim transcript of today’s noon briefing by Stéphane Dujarric, Spokesman for the Secretary-General.
We want to flag a visit by the UN Humanitarian Coordinator: Mark Lowcock will be going to Syria and he is … Read more
January 4, 2017 (JUBA) – A donor-led shift from total reliance on diesel to renewable energy in South Sudan can deliver short-term humanitarian cost savings while creating a longer-term building block for peace in the form of a clean energy … Read more
Secretary-General, Other Leaders Raise Alarm about Climate Change, Terrorism, Warning Safety of Millions Dependent on Robust Action, Funding
Convening for its seventy-second session amid a multilateral system overwhelmed by crises, the General Assembly heard world leaders defend diplomacy and dialogue … Read more
Anyone interested in peacemaking and poverty reduction should read the new United Nations Environment Program (UNEP) report Sudan: Post-Conflict Environmental Assessment.
This is not just a technical report on Sudan's environment, but a vivid study of how the natural environment, … Read more