UN report details scale of rights violations suffered by children in Syrian war

UN Commission of Inquiry on Syria Publishes Report on Childrens Rights over the course of the Syrian..

Nearly 1,000 migrants returned to Libya in the first two weeks of 2020

Geneva – At least 953 migrants, among them 136 women and 85 children, have been returned to Libyan s..

IRC warns 650,000 civilians may be forced to flee if escalation in north-west Syria...

New York, NY, January 16, 2020 — The humanitarian situation in northwest Syria is reaching catastrop..

Libya: Tens of thousands of children at risk amidst violence and chaos of unrelenting...

NEW YORK, 17 January 2020 – “Children in Libya, including refugee and migrant children, continue to ..

Up to 17.8 million people internally displaced because of conflict, disasters in Africa

Although forced displacement is a global phenomenon, it is more pronounced in Africa. Africa hosts o..

IFRC puts climate change at centre of new 10-year strategy

Geneva, 5 December 2019 – Climate related shocks and hazards are amongst the major humanitarian emer..

Secretary-General calls on donors to boost emergency response fund pledges as number of conflicts,...

SG/SM/19902 Following are UN Secretary‑General António Guterres remarks at the high‑level pledging ..

Global effort to strengthen early warning systems expands

Least Developed Countries and Small Island Developing States benefit from better weather and climate..

New Zealand to help fund fight against measles in the Pacific region

Foreign Minister Winston Peters has announced New Zealand will contribute NZ$1 million of funding to..

New Report: Israel Aims to Change Jerusalem Identity by Shutting Down Institutions and Confiscating...

Geneva – The Israeli authorities have continued their human rights violations in Jerusalem in Novemb..