Nneka Henry, who heads the United Nations Road Safety Fund (UNRSF) Secretariat, noted that 500 children die in crashes every...

WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus stressed in his weekly briefing to journalists that the global figure overall...

The World Drug Report 2022 also details the environmental consequences of the illicit drugs trade, the expansion of synthetic...

The announcement comes two days after WHO chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreysus convened an Emergency Committee on the...

One of the UN teams on the ground, the refugee agency UNHCR, transported tons of relief items into the provinces...

That’s the alarming message on Thursday from UN Children’s Fund UNICEF, which issued the alert for 15 countries in crisis...

Members of the committee could announce their decision on whether or not the outbreak constitutes a public health emergency...

The SunSmart Global UV App, is the collective brainchild of the World Health Organization (WHO), the International Labour...

Returning to an in-person format this year, the verdant North Lawn was transformed into a sprawling exercise area for the...

To make matters worse, in the first year of the COVID-19 pandemic, rates of common conditions such as depression and anxiety,...

According to the World Meteorological Organization (WMO), the intense heatwave made its way from North Africa. The...

The UN agency and partners are highlighting the issue in the context of World Elder Abuse Awareness Day, observed annually...

The experts will meet on June 23 to assess whether the continuing outbreak represents a Public Health Emergency of International...

– – The United Nations has condemned the latest rebel attacks in Burkina Faso which killed at least 50 civilians. Armed...

Some 19.7 million people – almost half of Afghanistan’s population – are facing acute hunger, meaning that they are...

The individual laureate is Member of Parliament Emma Theofelus, who is currently the Deputy Minister of Information in Namibia...

The AIDS pandemic continues to be responsible for more than 13,000 deaths every week. Yet, one year after adopting a political...

In response to the country’s request for UN-backed international assistance, the Organization and other partners launched...

At a press conference in Geneva updating on both the current Monkeypox outbreak and COVID-19, WHO Director-General, Tedros...

Benefits of safe food for well-being include improved nutrition and reduced absenteeism in schools and in the workplace. According...