Robert Piper, UN Regional Humanitarian Coordinator for the Sahel, told a news conference in New York that "despite much better rains in 2012, coming into 2013, despite better harvest projections for many countries in the region, we have multiple crises once again this year" in the region. UNTV
With the second round of the Yemen's national dialogue under way, the political transition in the country is largely on course, a senior United Nations official told the Security Council today (11 June), urging continued cooperation and coordination among political parties, the Government and the donor community. UNTV
A donation by Saudi Arabia is changing the landscape of Za'atri Refugee Camp and improving the lives of thousands of Syrians. UNHCR
Children with disabilities and their communities would both benefit if society focused on what those children can achieve, rather than what they cannot do, according to UNICEF's annual State of the World's Children report, its annual flagship publication. In South Africa, 18-year-old Benedictor Mokoena discussed the reality of life with a disability.