COALITION OF ORGANIZATIONS ADOPTS 2017 GENEVA DECLARATION “MOBILITY AND HUMAN SOLIDARITY, A CHALLENGE AND AN OPPORTUNITY FOR EUROPE AND THE MENA REGION”

A declaration entitled "Mobility and human solidarity, a challenge and an opportunity for Europe and the MENA region" has been adopted today on the occasion of the 2017 International Migrants Day.

Eleven co-signatories representing international organizations, NGOs, centres of excellence, think tanks and global spokespersons …

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News in Brief 11 December 2017 (PM)

Bodies of Tanzanian peacekeepers killed in DRC arrive home on UN flight

The bodies of the 14 Tanzanian peacekeepers killed in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) on Friday, have been returned home on a UN flight, according to Tanzania's Foreign Minister.

Augustine Mahiga …

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Security Council Press Statement on Attack against United Nations Organization Stabilization Mission in Democratic Republic of Congo

The following Security Council press statement was issued today by Council President Koro Bessho (Japan):

The members of the Security Council condemned in the strongest terms the attack against the Company Operating Base of the United Nations Organization Stabilization Mission in the Democratic Republic of …

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News in Brief 29 November 2017 (PM)

Progress stalls on ending malaria: WHO

Progress "has stalled" in the fight against malaria, which still kills more than 440,000 people each year, according to the 2017 World Malaria Report, published by the World Health Organization (WHO) on Wednesday.

WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said …

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