White privilege, misogyny, impunity at the UN create a toxic work environment that even impacts how UN projects are implemented, expert.
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The UNs’ top official in conflict-scarred Libya has offered to mediate between political rivals in a renewed push for long-delayed elections,
The United Nations alleges widespread rights violations by Myanmar’s military junta, urges international efforts to restore democracy.
President Joe Biden also told the UN that the US will give $11bn a year to developing nations to respond to climate emergency.
International Democracy Day is celebrated on September 15. Here are the quotes, wishes, and messages from this year’s celebration.
The United Nations described Myanmar’s military’s decision to postpone elections and extend the state of emergency a misstep.
UN expert deplored today the arrest and prolonged pre-trial detention of human rights defenders and bloggers
The holding of elections in the occupied West Bank, including East Jerusalem, and Gaza will be a crucial step towards Palestinian unity.
UN expert outlined a slew of “extremely disturbing” abuses by Zimbabwe’s security forces at the conclusion of a fact-finding mission to the country.
Trump has called Egypt junta leader al-Sisi his “faourite dictator” and lauded him as a great leader. But protests in Egypt show Trump is wrong.