As the political stand-off over disputed elections continues in Côte d’Ivoire, a senior UN official has called on the incumbent president to keep his promise and not resort to violence. Laurent Gbagbo is refusing to step down after losing elections despite pressure from the international community, led by the United Nations. Over 170 people have [...]
The incumbent president of Côte d'Ivoire who is refusing to step down after losing elections has been urged to keep his promise and not resort to violence.
You’re listening to United Nations Radio, I’m Daniel Dickinson. In this special programme, we’re taking a look back at 2010, a year when a huge earthquake struck the Caribbean island of Haiti, when millions of people across the world tried to break out of poverty and when the UN mobilized relief and was called on [...]