New York – The Secretary-General of the United Nations is pleased, along with Secretary-General Nabil ElAraby of the League of Arab States, to announce the appointment today of Mr. Lakhdar Brahimi as their Joint Special Representative for Syria.
Pretoria – Nearly 600 United Nations staff members from Botswana, Lesotho, Mozambique, South Africa, Swaziland and Zimbabwe are participating in the 2012 United Nations Southern Africa Regional Sports Games in Pretoria from 18 to 19 August 2012. Hosted by the United Nations South Africa Country Office, UN teams will be competing against each other in… Read More »
New York –Young people today face pressing global challenges such as high levels of unemployment, vulnerable working conditions and marginalization from decision making processes.
New York – This year’s World Humanitarian Day presents an historic opportunity to bring together one billion people from around the world to advance a powerful and proactive idea: People Helping People.
New York – The members of the Security Council condemned in the strongest terms the attack by unidentified armed men on an African Union – United Nations Mission (UNAMID) community police centre in Nyala, South Darfur, in which one peacekeeper was killed and another injured.