Delegates in the Third Committee (Social, Humanitarian and Cultural) debated the international response to violence against women today, opening a discussion on the advancement of women.
The Committee heard from special mandate holders and heads of specialized agencies before opening …
Local governments, civil society groups and others working to implement the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development — including its targets related to urbanization — required United Nations support underpinned by a “spirit of inclusiveness and a universality of purpose”, the …
It is an honor to join you today at this year’s Senior Leaders Seminar hosted by the Africa Center for Strategic Studies (ACSS). Let me first thank ACSS for their leadership over the years in fostering critical partnerships …
4 Jan 2017
Central African Republic (CAR) refugee children at the transit camp in Gara Boulai, eastern Cameroon. Photo: OCHA/Ivo Brandau
US$310 aid appeal for Cameroon
An appeal for US$310 million has been launched to provide life-saving assistance …