UN promotes first in series of virtual Google+ Hangouts New York, May 18 : The United Nations special envoy on youth went online Friday to encourage young people to join the UN's work, and detailed some of the initiatives he will undertake to work with and for youth.
United Nations says Syrian refugees top 1.5 million The UN refugee agency says the number of Syrian refugees has surpassed the 1.5 million mark.
Nigerian security troubles United Nations UNITED NATIONS, May 17 (UPI) -- All parties to the conflict in Nigeria are called on to do their utmost to ensure international laws are respected, U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said.
United Nations experts recommend new sanctions on North Korea A confidential report by a UN panel of experts has recommended that 15 new North Korean entities and individuals be sanctioned by the UN Security Council. It will be up to the 15-member council whethe...
United Nations Identifies Future Super Food The United Nation's food agency is pushing a new super food group.
UNSC condemns temporary detention of peacekeepers in Golan New York, May 18 : Members of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) have 'strongly condemned' the looting of a UN observation post in the Golan Heights and the temporary detention of three peacekeepers, the third such incident in the past two months.
The united nations of our classrooms Some classrooms have become like mini United Nations where pupils from all over the world are learning together.
UN chief appoints Haile Menkerios special AU representative May 17, 2013 (JUBA) ? The United Nations Secretary General, Ban Ki-moon has appointed Haile Menkerios as new Head of the United Nations Office to the African Union (UNOAU) and his Special Representative to the African Union at the level of Under-Secretary-General. Menkerios, a South African, will also continue his current assignment as the Secretar......
United Nations observes International Day of Families According to the UN News Centre, the 15th International Day of Families was oserved at United Nations