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In South Sudan, UN rights chief appeals for safety to allow displaced to return home

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Posted by admin 146 days ago (http://www.un.org)
The United Nations human rights chief today called on the parties to the conflict in South Sudan to respect the cessation of hostilities in order to stem the suffering of ordinary civilians and to ensure that it is safe enough for those uprooted by months of violence to return to their homes.

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Lauding peaceful polls, Ban encourages Algerians to work together to strengthen democracy

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Posted by admin 150 days ago (http://www.un.org)
Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today congratulated the people and Government of Algeria on the peaceful holding of recent presidential elections and encouraged them to work together to strengthen the democratic process in the country.

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UN Mission in South Sudan condemns attack on barge convoy carrying aid supplies

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Posted by admin 150 days ago (http://www.un.org)
The United Nations Mission in South Sudan has strongly condemned today's attack on a convoy of barges delivering urgently needed food and fuel supplies to its base in Malakal in Upper Nile state.

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Ban names US diplomat Wohlers as deputy head of new UN Central African Republic mission

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Posted by admin 149 days ago (http://www.un.org)
Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today appointed Laurence D. Wohlers of the United States as Deputy Special Representative of the Secretary-Genera for the newly-created United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in the Central African Republic (MINUSCA).

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On World Malaria Day, UN officials push for near zero preventable deaths

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Posted by admin 149 days ago (http://www.un.org)
The tide has turned on malaria, with mortality rates for children in Africa down by half, but a stronger surveillance system is urgently needed to prevent new outbreaks and resurgences, United Nations officials today warned, marking the sixth annual World Malaria Day.

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UN envoy strongly condemns murder of Somali parliamentarian

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Posted by admin 153 days ago (http://www.un.org)
The top United Nations envoy in Somalia today condemned the murder of parliamentarian Isaak Mohamed Rino and called for the perpetrators of the attack to be brought to justice.

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UN mission in South Sudan condemns ethnic killings in Bentiu

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Posted by admin 153 days ago (http://reliefweb.int)
Source: UN News Service Country: South Sudan 21 April 2014 – Opposition forces in South Sudan killed “hundreds of South Sudanese and foreign civilians” after determining their ethnicity or nationality when they captured Bentiu last week, the United Nations confirmed today, calling for an immediate stop to the targeting of “innocent, unarmed” civilians. The United Nations Mission in South Sudan

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Kenya: UN agency disturbed by arrests and deportations of Somali refugees

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Posted by admin 157 days ago (http://www.un.org)
The United Nations today voiced concern over the arrest and detention of over 1,000 refugees and asylum-seekers who were rounded up during counter-terrorism operations launched by Kenyan security forces in Nairobi this month.

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