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17.01.00 – AFRICA

UN / CAR AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL

Regarding the allegations of abuse by peacekeepers in Central African Republic, UN's spokesperson Stephan Dujarric said the "Secretary-General is personally dismayed and disappointed", not just by these latest reports, but by the series of allegations that has surfaced in recent months.  UNIFEED-UNV

11 Aug 2015 | Read More »

GENEVA / LIBYA TALKS

A new political dialogue on Libya was launched today at the United Nations (UN) in Geneva where rival Libyan factions were set to resume peace talks after a partial deal was reached last month in Morocco between Tobruk and Tripoli administrations. UNTV CH

11 Aug 2015 | Read More »

UN / ATTACK IN MALI

A UN spokesperson Monday told reporters in New York that "according to Malian authorities, four Malian Armed Forces (FAMa) soldiers were reportedly killed and eight others were wounded" in the attack in Sévaré on the 7th and 8th August. UNIFEED-UNTV

10 Aug 2015 | Read More »

GENEVA / LIBYA TALKS ANNOUNCEMENT

A United Nations (UN) spokesperson announced today that talks to help find a resolution to the conflict in Libya are slated to start again Monday (10 Aug) at the Palais des Nations in Geneva. UNTV CH

7 Aug 2015 | Read More »

SOMALIA / HUMAN RIGHTS TRAINING

A national consultative workshop on Somalia's human rights record opened in Mogadishu, a few months before Somalia is due for peer review. UNSOM

6 Aug 2015 | Read More »

UN / CAR

The Head of the United Nations mission in the Central African Republic commended the political progress in the country, but expressed concern about the fragile security and humanitarian situations. UNIFEED – UNTV

5 Aug 2015 | Read More »

SOMALIA / KAY UGANDAN TROOPS

Top United Nations official for Somalia Nicholas Kay commended Ugandan soldiers under the United Nations Guard Unit, for the work they are doing to ensure safety and security of UN personnel in Somalia. UNSOM

4 Aug 2015 | Read More »

UN / BURUNDI SITUATION

Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon Monday voiced concern over the situation in Burundi, where the security situation continues to worsen following the recent elections, and strongly condemned the assassination yesterday of General Adolphe Nshimirimana. UNIFEED-UNTV

3 Aug 2015 | Read More »

LIBERIA / POST EBOLA BIRTH REGISTRATION

UNICEF is supporting a drive by the Liberian Government to register more than 70,000 children whose births were not recorded during the Ebola crisis, leaving them vulnerable to marginalization and exclusion. UNICEF

31 Jul 2015 | Read More »

SOMALIA / HIGH LEVEL FORUM CLOSING

The second Ministerial High-Level Partnership Forum (HLPF) ended Thursday (30 Jul) in Mogadishu, Somalia, with renewed commitment from the Federal Government and partners to pursue the implementation of priority areas in the New Deal Somali Compact. UNSOM

31 Jul 2015 | Read More »

 

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