Yemen | FAO and the World Bank collaborate to restore lost hopes and agricultural livelihoods in flood-affected areas (FAO in Emergencies)

Abdurrahman Hassan Farhan Gird is a 27 year old farmer and a father of two from Wadi Nakhlah, Maqbana District in Taiz Governorate of...

Syria committed to ‘combating and eradicating terrorism’, General Assembly hears (UN)

In his speech to the high-level debate at the UN General Assembly on Monday, Fayssal Mekdad, Minister for Foreign Affairs and Expatriates of Syria, reaffirmed his country’s commitment to combat terrorism an...

Iraqi President warns against complacency in the fight against terrorism (UN)

International cooperation and solidarity are the only way to combat terrorism, Iraqi President Barham Salih said in his speech to the UN General Assembly on Thursday, warning against...

Victims of terrorism ‘will not be forgotten’: UN, nations, pay tribute at 9/11 memorial  (UN)

“We will continue to stand in solidarity with all victims of terrorism. They will not be forgotten”: that was the message from UN Counter-Terrorism chief Vladimir Voronkov on Monday, at a...

Hunger spikes in Haiti following deadly earthquake (UN)

Around 980,000 Haitians in the four districts most affected by the August 14 earthquake are now living with acute food insecurity, according to new UN food security data released on Thursday.  http...

Haiti earthquake: Waterborne disease poses new threat to children (UN)

A crippling earthquake followed by plummeting rains have put some 540,000 children in southwest Haiti at risk of life-threatening waterborne diseases, the UN Children’s...

Haiti: $187.3 million appeal to support people affected by earthquake (UN)

The UN and partners on Wednesday launched a $187.3 million appeal to support half a million people affected by the deadly earthquake in southwestern...

UN to Survivors, Victims of Terrorism: ‘You are Not Alone’ (UN)

Survivors of terrorism joined UN officials in hosting a virtual high-level event marking the fourth annual International Day of Remembrance of and Tribute to...

Islamic State threat moves online, expands across Africa: Senior counter-terrorism expert  (UN)

Two decades after the 11 September terrorist attacks in New York, terror networks Al-Qaida and Islamic State – also known as Da’esh – continue...

Haiti: Earthquake leaves mounting death toll, injuries and extensive damage  (UN)

Four days after a devastating 7.2-magnitude earthquake hit south-western Haiti, the level of destruction and desperation is becoming increasingly evident, the United Nations said...