DRC – The members of the Security Council heard a briefing by Mr Edmond Mulet, Assistant Secretary-General for Peacekeeping Operations, on the situation in Eastern DRC.
UN – Development, peace and security, and human rights are interdependent, mutually reinforcing dimensions of freedom, Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today said at the historic Leiden University in the Netherlands urging world leaders to make sure no person is left behind.
We are pleased to announce the launch of the UN Guide for Model UN Simulations, which can be accessed online at http://outreach.un.org/mun/guidebook. The Guide will be formally launched at the conclusion of the Model UN (MUN) Workshops, organised by the UN Department of Public Information at the UN Headquarters from 26–29 August.
The Secretary-General condemns the killing of a Tanzanian peacekeeper and the wounding of ten others in the eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo earlier today, when they came under fire from the M23 group and while carrying out the mandate of the Force Intervention Brigade. The attack occurred as the United Nations Organization Stabilization Mission… Read More »
SUDAN – The United Nations and its partners in Sudan are providing emergency support hundreds of thousands of people that have been affected by flooding since the start of the month, the world body said today.