Global response to Ebola epidemic must capitalize on new technologies to save lives Doctors must be able to rapidly identify future spread of Ebola to...

Ebola screening tent at the government hospital in Kenema, Sierra Leone LONDON — Facing the worst known outbreak of the Ebola virus, with almost 1,000...

Qatar has been recognized for advancements in e-government with the recent release of the United Nations (UN) e-Government Survey, rising to number 27...

Diarrhoea, respiratory infections and malaria account for 60 per cent of known environmental health impacts in Africa. Photo: UNEP New York 26th April...

New York 23rd March 2014: To mark World Water Day, the United Nations is highlighting the key role that water and energy play in economic development...

New York 26th February 2014: The Middle East peace process is nearing a defining moment, the top United Nations political chief today told the Security...

Kiev 26th February 2014: A United Nations envoy dispatched by Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon held talks with senior Ukrainian officials in the capital,...

New York 26th February 2014: The scale and severity of humanitarian suffering in Syria is growing daily.  Following my remarks, you will hear harrowing...

Warsaw 14th November 2013: 2013 is the seventh warmest year with average global land and ocean surface temperatures 0.48°C (0.86°F) above the 1961-1990...

Doha 07th November 2013: HH Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani, emir of Qatar criticized unconditional terms for a proposed peace conference on Syria. He...

New York 28th September 2013: After weeks of intense talks, the UN Security Council has passed unanimously a binding resolution setting out a plan of...

“I refuse to accept the view that mankind is so tragically bound to the starless midnight of racism and war that the daybreak bright of peace and brotherhood can never become a reality… I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word.”                                                                ...

Cairo 14th September 2013: The Al-Jazeera TV is to take legal action in international courts against the Egypt’s military backed government for closing...

Geneva 11th September 2013: Wars and conflicts have deprived children from their rights accepted through different international agreements, said Nour...

  St. Petersburg, Russian Federation, 4 September 2013 – Secretary-General’s remarks at St. Petersburg University (as prepared for...