MARRAKECH, Morocco, 11 December � With a far-reaching Global Compact on Migration now adopted by a majority of countries, it is up to Governments � in partnership with civil society groups, business leaders and migrants themselves � to push back … Read more
Today, the U.S. Department of State and the Government of Kenya launched the first SPEAR Quick Response Force (QRF) Summit Challenge, a tactical training and competition event in Nairobi for U.S.-trained Special Program for Embassy Augmentation and Response (SPEAR) teams.… Read more
Across the world, the UN family has been making sure that this year's Human Rights Day � which falls on and marks 70 years since the adoption of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights � succeeds in raising awareness of … Read more
LONDON, Efforts to boost global action against climate change are stuttering, as several key nations have objected to a key United Nations-backed report on the impacts of rising temperatures at the COP24 talks in Poland.
Many developing nations say they … Read more
In her home village in South Sudan's Yei River state, Poni Beida, 32, farmed while caring for her husband and five young children.
Then, in July 2016, everything changed: armed men stormed the village, gunned down her husband and mother-in-law, … Read more