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António Guterres. UN Photo/Manuel Elias

Secretary-General Guterres Cites Multilateralism, Teamwork As Critical To Achieving UN Goals

04 Jan 2017 in 1 , Social Issues , World News

On his first day in office, United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres called for teamwork, telling staff at the world body’s New York Headquarters that it is not enough to the “do the right thing, we…

United Nations building in New York

UN General Assembly Revises Biennial Budget To $5.61 Billion

24 Dec 2016 in 1 , Business , World News

Concluding the main part of its 71st session, the United Nations General Assembly last night adopted 15 texts – 14 resolutions and one decision – recommended by its Fifth Committee which is responsible for administration…

United Nation's Ban Ki-moon. Photo by ITU/ M. Jacobson - Gonzalez, Wikipedia Commons.

UN Chief Welcomes Security Council Resolution On Israeli Settlements

24 Dec 2016 in 1 , Social Issues , World News

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Friday welcomed the adoption of a Security Council resolution which states that the establishment of Israeli settlements in Palestinian territory occupied since 1967, have “no legal validity,” constitute a…

Location of Libya. Source: CIA World Factbook.

Libya: Concern Over Worsening Humanitarian Situation In Benghazi

23 Nov 2016 in 1 , Social Issues , World News

The United Nations is extremely concerned by the continued worsening humanitarian situation in Ganfouda area in the Libyan city of Benghazi due to increased hostilities over the past week, a senior UN aid official in…

Location of Rakhine State in Myanmar. Source: Wikipedia Commons.

Burma: UN Urges Aid Access, Warns Of Human Rights Violations

18 Nov 2016 in Social Issues , World News

Deeply concerned about the safety and wellbeing of civilians in the northern part of Rakhine state in Myanmar, United Nations entities today urged the country’s authorities to take immediate actions to address humanitarian and human…