Abbas' aide says Palestine to sign up for additional UN agencies and treaties if talks collapse after April 29 deadline.Gå til kilden
Size of food parcels cut by a fifth as donor countries fail to fulfil pledges of donations to aid agencies.Gå til kilden
Foreign minister says nation does not submit to jurisdiction of inquiry into alleged war crimes during civil conflict.Gå til kilden
UNHCR says figure is "a devastating milestone for a host community stretched to breaking point" and urges more support.Gå til kilden
Mahmoud Abbas signs request to join several UN agencies in move that could derail US bid to salvage peace talks.Gå til kilden
The effects of global warming could spiral 'out of control' if the world does not cut pollution, new UN report says.
One hundred nations declare Crimea referendum illegal, with 11 against and 58 abstaining in largely symbolic resolution.Gå til kilden
World Health Organisation says air pollution now the cause of one in eight deaths, with indoor stoves the biggest risk.Gå til kilden
Rights body debates report on alleged war crimes, with resolution calling for international investigation.Gå til kilden
UN Security Council will discuss response to latest rocket test launches from Pyongyang, officials say.Gå til kilden
With Foreign Ministry on strike, Israel does nothing to fight resolution, whose wording seems similar to recent BDS campaigns.Gå til kilden
UN document reaffirms the sexual and reproductive rights of all women and endorses sex education for adolescents.Gå til kilden
Saudi Arabia accepts majority of 225 recommendations but Amnesty International says its actions must match its words.Gå til kilden
Security chief says UN should make declaration regarding zone, with a pull-out by both Russian and Ukrainian forces.Gå til kilden
Russian Ambassador Vitaly Churkin alone in defending actions in Crimea as barbs thrown by both sides in New York.Gå til kilden
Beijing says UN report published last month alleging crimes against humanity in North Korea made unfounded accusations.Gå til kilden
UN peacekeeping chief also hits out at campaign to "vilify" and harass the body, bringing its work to a near standstill.Gå til kilden
The UN struggles to move nearly eighty thousand refugees from one of its bases after a coup attempt in December.
Jihadist rebels have carried out mass executions of detainees in Syria, UN human rights investigators say.
Cuts to the UN Relief and Works Agency food programme have left thousands of Palestinian refugees without support.Gå til kilden
US draft resolution urges countries not to recognise results of planned referendum on status of Crimea peninsula.Gå til kilden
Secretary General Ban Ki-moon condemns rocket attacks from Gaza, as Israel bombs 29 sites in the besieged territory.Gå til kilden
UN and government forces attack Rwandan Hutu rebels based in DR Congo's eastern borderlands.Gå til kilden
Compiled by eight UN experts, the report says techniques include the use of N Korean embassies to smuggle weapons.Gå til kilden
The number of Syrian children in need has more than doubled in the past year to 5.5 million, the United Nations Children's Fund (Unicef) says.Gå til kilden
The UN has warned about an upsurge in violence in Sudan's Darfur region, saying some 50,000 people had been displaced since the end of February.
The United Nations has launched a human rights investigation into the violence in the Central African Republic.
More than 1,000 people have protested in South Sudan's capital, Juba, accusing the UN of arming rebels.
Uganda will send a 410-strong special force to guard UN installations in Somalia's capital, Mogadishu, a Ugandan army spokesman has said.Gå til kilden