UNICEF chief Henrietta Fore resigns ‘with a heavy heart’ |

Source link Ms. Fore said it had been “a difficult decision”, and in a message to staff, described…

UN General Assembly calls for US to end Cuba embargo for 29th consecutive year |

Source link In the meeting held in-person on Wednesday at UN headquarters in New York, three…

‘His words set a standard and will long endure’: UN mourns passing of Edward Mortimer |

Source link His time in office between 1998 and 2006, marked a crucial post-Cold War period…

António Guterres secures second term as UN Secretary-General, calls for new era of ‘solidarity and equality’ |

Source link Taking the oath of office in the General Assembly Hall, Mr. Guterres said he…

UN elects five new members to serve on the Security Council  |

Source link According to the final tally, Ghana received 185 votes, Gabon 183, UAE 179, Albania…

António Guterres nominated by Security Council for second term as UN chief |

Source link The recommendation, made in a resolution adopted by acclamation in a private meeting, now…

Foreign Minister of Maldives elected next General Assembly President  |

Source link “Abdulla Shahid’s longstanding diplomatic experience, including in his current role as Minister of Foreign…

UN salutes ‘dedication and bravery’ of peacekeepers; recognizes contributions of youth toward peace   |

Source link “From CAR to DRC to Lebanon, our peacekeepers work with youth to reduce violence…

UN development system responds with ‘solid score’ in face of COVID-19 test  |

Source link “In many ways, the COVID-19 crisis has shone a spotlight on international cooperation”, Secretary-General…

Informal dialogue on UN chief selection process gets underway |

Source link The former Portuguese Prime Minister who went on to run the UN refugee agency…