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UN: S Sudan children face starvation

icon author 15.06.2014 Al Jazeera

Over 50,000 children could die this year of diseases and malnutrition, UN officials say while seeking $1bn in support.

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UN urges action on Papua New Guinea sorcery attacks

icon author 13.06.2014 BBC

The United Nations has urged Papua New Guinea to act to halt attacks against women - and sometimes men - over the belief that they are witches.

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Iraq crisis: UN 'deplores' militants' capture of cities

icon author 12.06.2014 BBC

The UN Security Council has condemned attacks by Islamist militants in two major Iraqi cities, Mosul and Tikrit.

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UN inquiry finds war crimes on both sides in Central African Republic

icon author 06.06.2014 BBC

A UN report says there is "ample evidence" that both sides in the conflict in the Central African Republic (CAR) have committed war crimes and crimes against humanity.

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Ebola death toll tops 200 in Guinea

icon author 04.06.2014 Al Jazeera

WHO says more than 200 people have died in one of the worst ever outbreaks of the deadly fever

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UN labour arm denounces austerity measures

icon author 03.06.2014 Al Jazeera

UN's International Labour Organisation says austerity measures brought on by governments have hurt the world's poorest.

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Syria UN chemical weapons inspectors 'attacked'

icon author 27.05.2014 BBC

A convoy of chemical weapons inspectors and UN staff that was travelling to a site of an alleged chlorine gas attack in Syria has come under attack.

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UN committee imposes sanctions on Nigeria's Boko Haram

icon author 22.05.2014 BBC

The UN Security Council has approved sanctions against the Nigerian militant group Boko Haram, five weeks after it kidnapped more than 200 schoolgirls.

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Russia and China veto UN move to refer Syria to ICC

icon author 22.05.2014 BBC

Russia and China have vetoed a UN Security Council resolution that would have referred the conflict in Syria to the International Criminal Court (ICC)

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Cholera outbreak in war-torn South Sudan

icon author 19.05.2014 Al Jazeera

WHO says epidemic likely to intensify with armed conflict disrupting food supplies and health services.

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