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A “One WHO approach” for Malaria elimination in the African Region

Brazzaville, 08 July 2019 – Although there has been progress in reducing malaria in Africa, most not..

Security Council Adopts First-Ever Resolution on Persons Reported Missing during Armed Conflict

Security Council 8543rd Meeting* (AM) The Security Council adopted today its first-ever resolution ..

UNHCR welcomes support of 175 cities worldwide for refugees

On the occasion of World Refugee Day 2019, UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency thanks mayors in scores of c..

Fatal Journeys Volume 4: Missing Migrant Children

One Child Every Day: Lack of Data About Migrant Deaths Leaves Most Vulnerable Group At Risk – UN Mig..

UNHCR Projected Global Resettlement Needs 2020

UNHCR: resettlement is critical lifeline for refugees and needs strengthening According to latest e..

US hell-bent on hostile acts, says North Korea

AFP United States North Korea has accused the US of being “hell-bent on hostile acts” just days afte..

Protecting Schools from Military Use: Law, Policy, and Military Doctrine, May 2019

Countries Act to Protect Schools in Wartime 87 States Join Safe Schools Declaration (Palma de Mall..

United Nations strengthens Ebola response in Democratic Republic of the Congo

With the Ebola epidemic in the Democratic Republic of the Congo now in its tenth month and the numbe..

Time is running out for a world at risk

By Denis McClean GENEVA, 15 May, 2019 – The Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction opened in G..

Three in four child casualties in worlds deadliest conflicts caused by explosive weapons

Suicide bombs, landmines, unexploded ordinance, air strikes and other forms of explosives account fo..