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Ban applauds Tunisian presidential vote as country’s democratic transition continues

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Posted by admin 98 days ago (http://www.un.org)
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today extended his congratulations to the people of Tunisia on the occasion of their first presidential election since revolution swept the country and ushered in an era of democratic change.

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Madagascar: UN health agency warns of ‘rapid’ spread of plague in capital city

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Posted by admin 98 days ago (http://www.un.org)
The United Nations World Health Organization (WHO) has warned of a “rapid” spread of the plague in the capital of Madagascar, where health authorities have reported 119 cases of the bacterial disease, including at least 40 deaths in the island nation.

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Security Council strongly condemns terrorist attack in Kenya

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Posted by admin 98 days ago (http://www.un.org)
The United Nations Security Council has strongly condemned Saturday’s attack in Mandera, Kenya for which Al Shabaab has claimed responsibility and which has caused the deaths of numerous innocent people.

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Clean industrialization critical for Africa to &#39leapfrog&#39 outdated technologies &#8211 Ban

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Posted by admin 102 days ago (http://www.un.org)
Africa needs a green, clean industrialization that leapfrogs outdated, polluting processes and platforms and benefits from new technologies, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said today as the world body marked Africa Industrialization Day.

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UN rights chief criticizes legal amendment in Gambia targeting homosexuals

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Posted by admin 102 days ago (http://www.un.org)
The top United Nations human rights official today criticized a recent amendment to the criminal code of The Gambia that creates a broad and vague offence of “aggravated homosexuality” punishable by life imprisonment, and expressed alarm at reports of a wave of arbitrary arrests and detention of individuals perceived to be homosexual in the country.

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Ban to take up fight against Ebola with heads of all UN organizations

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Posted by admin 102 days ago (http://www.un.org)
On the eve of a meeting of United Nations agency chiefs to discuss ways to jointly tackle the Ebola outbreak, the World Bank reported today Liberia’s labour sector has suffered a huge blow since the start of the crisis, as a “massive effort” was underway in Mali to halt the spread of the re-emerged virus.

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South Sudan: UN relief official urges respect for ceasefire, scaling up of aid operations

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Posted by admin 101 days ago (http://www.un.org)
Concluding a three-day mission to South Sudan, a senior United Nations relief official has called on all parties to the conflict there to respect their ceasefire commitments, while urging the international community to continue providing support to enable humanitarians to scale up and expand critical aid operations.

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Sectarian clashes displace thousands in south-eastern Central African Republic, UN warns

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Posted by admin 101 days ago (http://www.un.org)
An upsurge in violent attacks this week between communities in a town near the Central African Republic’s border with South Sudan has left at least 10 people injured and thousands more displaced, marking the first major inter-community incident in the region since the country’s crisis began in 2012, the United Nations humanitarian relief office said today.

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