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    World News in Brief: Women doing ‘inspirational’ work in Gaza, huge increase in Haiti...

    Briefing journalists in New York, Deputy UN Spokesperson Farhan Haq said that agency assisting Palestine refugee (UNRWA) estimates that only 65,000 people remain in...

    World News in Brief: Weapons sales threat, More aid for Haiti, global refugee and...

    Delivering remarks in New York on behalf of the Secretary-General at a meeting aimed at eradicating the illicit trade in small arms, Izumi Nakamitsu,...

    Genocide prevention adviser warns of global threat posed by hate speech

    Alice Nderitu, Special Adviser of the Secretary on the Prevention of Genocide, emphasized that in addition to violence, hate speech also reinforces discrimination, stigma,...

    Announcement of 11th Tana Forum

    Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Dear participants, partners, and friends of the Tana Forum, We are pleased to inform you that the Tana Forum Secretariat...

    UNDP supports innovative solution to ‘war waste’ in Ukraine

    The war has affected more than a quarter of Ukraine’s territory, according to the authorities, and caused large-scale destruction to buildings that has left...

    Gaza: Security Council adopts US resolution calling for ‘immediate, full and complete ceasefire’

    The United States-drafted text calls for Hamas to accept a ceasefire proposal announced on 31 May by President Joe Biden that has already been...

    Envoy highlights progress towards a new political landscape in Central Africa

    But, briefing the Security Council, Abdou Abarry, Special Representative of the Secretary-General for the region also warned that insecurity and humanitarian crises continue to...

    World News in Brief: UN staff detained in Yemen, cyclone threat for Haiti, rights...

    “We are very concerned about these developments, and we are actively seeking clarification from the Houthi de facto authorities regarding the circumstances of these...

    Pakistan, Somalia, Panama, Denmark and Greece elected to UN Security Council

    They will replace Ecuador, Japan, Malta, Mozambique and Switzerland, whose terms end on 31 December.In a secret ballot, the elected countries secured the required...

    Keep global spotlight on Haiti as millions go hungry, WFP official says

    “We now have five million people in Haiti that are acutely food insecure, of which 1.6 million are classified as facing emergency food insecurity...

    Top UN humanitarian laments lack of dialogue to resolve conflict

    “I leave this job with a sense of work unfulfilled because the world is a worse place now than when I joined up in...

    World News in Brief: Updates on worsening crises in Gaza, South Sudan, DR Congo

    Only three field hospitals are operating in Rafah in southern Gaza, one of which is only functioning partially, and all of these facilities are...

    Top UN officials urge comprehensive approach to Syria’s protracted crisis

    Martin Griffiths, the UN Emergency Relief Coordinator, highlighted the worsening humanitarian crisis, noting that 16.7 million people now require humanitarian assistance – the highest...

    World News in Brief: ‘Appalling’ attacks in Kharkiv, plea to aid Myanmar civilians, maritime...

    Denise Brown said civilian lives must be protected during conflict by all sides, but in Kharkiv in recent days, they have instead been targeted...

    Haiti: Multinational mission and the “inexorable requirement to restore security conditions”

    Media reports suggest that infrastructure for the mission is being put in place as supplies arrive by air into the capital, Port-au-Prince.Here’s what you...

    World News in Brief: More Ukraine attacks, rights appeal for jailed Nigerian singer, International...

    “The safety of civilians, homes, schools and hospitals must be ensured. They are not a target,” Denise Brown said in a statement, underscoring that...

    Security Council hears of relentless attacks against civilians and infrastructure in Ukraine

    Lisa Doughten, OCHA’s director of financing and partnerships, said relentless hostilities continue along the border with Russia and on the frontline. Following several waves of...

    General Assembly debates Russia’s veto of space arms race resolution

    Due to the negative Russian vote, the Security Council failed to adopt last month’s text, which received 13 votes in favour, with China abstaining....

    ‘Moral obligation’ of Haitian NGO worker to carry on despite kidnapping of two children

    The Caribbean island nation continues to endure extreme insecurity, with widespread and incessant violence as rival gangs fight each other and the police for...

    Signing the war in Gaza: Overcoming deafness and displacement

    Bassem Al-Habal carried a large bag of flour provided by the UN agency for Palestine refugees, UNRWA, inside one of the shelters in the...

    The Tana Forum commemorates its 10th year in Bahir Dar

    Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The Tana Forum commemorates its 10th year in Bahir Dar The Institute for Peace and Security Studies (IPSS), which serves...

    Russia vetoes Security Council draft resolution on a weapon-free outer space

    The Security Council rejected the draft resolution, introduced by Japan and the United States, by a vote of 13 in favour to one against,...

    Post-Tana Forum: “Improving Regional Response to Political Transitions”

    Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Post-Tana Forum: “Improving Regional Response to Political Transitions” The Post-Tana Regional Multi-Stakeholders Forum will be hosted under the theme “Improving...

    General Assembly debates Security Council’s rising veto use

    Assembly President Dennis Francis emphasised that the Security Council remains unable to collectively address critical peace and security situations in the Gaza Strip, Mali, Syria...