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Tahsan becomes UNHCR goodwill...

Tahsan becomes UNHCR goodwill...

Showtime

Sat, Jan 2 2021

‘I feel privileged and honoured to be engaged with the UNHCR,’ says the popular singer-songwriter...

UN: 9 in 10 Syrian refugee families...

‘Syrian refugee families in Lebanon...

World

Sat, Dec 19 2020

‘89% of Syrian refugee families in the country are now living in extreme poverty, compared to 55%...

UN chief: Migrants must be included...

‘Inclusion of migrants must in Covid-19...

World

Fri, Dec 18 2020

‘Just as migrants are integral to our societies, they should remain central to our recovery,’...

UN Security Council calls for exit of...

UN Security Council calls for exit of...

World

Wed, Dec 16 2020

In early December, the acting UN envoy to Libya said about 20,000 foreign and mercenary forces were still...

Oxfam: Third of world's people get no...

Oxfam: Third of world's people get no...

World

Tue, Dec 15 2020

'The coronavirus united the world in fear but has divided it in response'

UN: 5m Yemenis one step away from famine...

UN: 5m Yemenis one step away from famine...

Middle East

Mon, Dec 14 2020

Yemen has been mired in a civil war since late 2014

UN chief laments 'chaotic' Covid-19...

UN chief laments 'chaotic' Covid-19...

World

Fri, Dec 11 2020

‘…the response has been fragmented and chaotic, with countries, regions and even cities...

Bangladesh urges UN to delineate outer...

Bangladesh urges UN to delineate outer...

Bangladesh

Wed, Dec 9 2020

The determination of outer continental shelf will enable Bangladesh to explore the natural resources,...

Momen to UN: Increase female participation...

FM to UN: More women in PK

Bangladesh

Tue, Dec 8 2020

The foreign minister also urged the international community to renew its commitments to working together...

UN launches int'l hub on behavioral...

UN launches int'l hub to counter...

World

Tue, Dec 8 2020

UNOCT Under Secretary General Vladimir Voronkov hailed the launch as a major milestone in the strategic...

'Genocide still taking place with...

'Genocide still taking place with...

World

Tue, Dec 8 2020

Perpetration of genocides followed by multiple warning signs like hate speech, discrimination and violence,...

UN: World food prices jump to 6-year...

UN: World food prices hit 6-year...

World

Thu, Dec 3 2020

Cereal harvests remained on course to hit an annual record in 2020, says FAO

Rohingya relocation: UN reiterates offer...

Rohingya relocation: UN reiterates offer...

Rohingya Crisis

Wed, Dec 2 2020

“The United Nations has not been involved in preparations for this movement or the identification...

Covid-19 drives 40% spike in number...

UN: Covid-19 spiked aid need by

World

Tue, Dec 1 2020

'The pandemic has wreaked carnage across the most fragile and vulnerable countries’

UN: World must share responsibility...

UN: World must cooperate to overcome...

World

Tue, Dec 1 2020

HIV still infects 1.7 million people each year and kills some 690,000

UN: Resolve to renew commitment to Palestinian...

UN: Resolve to renew commitment to Palestinian...

World

Sun, Nov 29 2020

'Let us together resolve to renew our commitment to the Palestinian people,' he said in a message...

UN launches campaign to promote gender...

UN launches campaign to promote gender...

Law and Rights

Wed, Nov 25 2020

The campaign starts on the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women on November...

UN chief: Redouble efforts to end gender-based...

UN chief: Redouble efforts to end gender-based...

World

Wed, Nov 25 2020

The Covid-19 pandemic has further exposed this issue as a global emergency requiring urgent action at...

Pakistan gives UN a dossier on India...

Pakistan gives UN a dossier on...

World

Wed, Nov 25 2020

The Himalayan region of Jammu and Kashmir has long been a flashpoint between nuclear-armed neighbors...

UN expert stresses urgent action to...

UN expert stresses urgent action to...

World

Tue, Nov 24 2020

During the past five years, a growing number of States have either established anti-femicide initiatives,...

Ethiopia's Tigray forces claim battle...

Ethiopia's Tigray forces claim battle...

Africa

Tue, Nov 24 2020

Over 40,000 Ethiopians have fled to neighbouring Sudan, the UN's refugee agency said