UNITED NATIONS NEWS
United Nations urges US to 'ensure' abortion rights, slams passage of statewide bans The Christian Post
In response to recent laws passed in conservative states that could provoke a U.S. Supreme Court challenge to abortion rights, the United Nations is calling on ...
UN experts ‘concerned,’ want answers about Quebec religious symbols bill Global News
In a letter addressed to the Canadian government, three UN special rapporteurs outline their concerns about the proposed legislation.
International Counsel for Marsha Lazareva Takes her Case to the United Nations Yahoo Finance
Lazareva's case is drawing international concern about the treatment of foreign investors in Kuwait and has been raised with Kuwait by prominent political ...
UN agency for Palestinians rejects US call to dismantle it The Times of Israel
After Trump peace envoy charges agency has 'failed the Palestinian people,' UNRWA chief decries attempt to 'deflect the attention' from failure to achieve ...
United Nations: #TheFastLife by Ogilvy | Creative Works The Drum
ShareTheMeal - the mobile fundraising app from The United Nations World Food Programme (UNWFP) - has launched a digital campaign to engage Muslim ...
United Nations report says Alexa, Siri and other artificial intelligence voice assistants have gender bias coded in by programmers CBS News
United Nations -- More people will speak to a voice assistance machine than to their partners in the next five years, the U.N. says, so it matters what they have to ...
UK suffers huge defeat in UN vote on Chagos Islands The Irish Times
Ireland among 116 countries to demand UK gives up control of Indian Ocean islands.
Climate Change Affecting Developing Nations Most: United Nations The Weather Channel
United Nations officials on Wednesday said developing nations were facing the brunt of climate change, despite contributing little to the problem.
UNRWA runs on fumes and Band-Aids, can't be fixed, Greenblatt warns UNSC The Jerusalem Post
UNRWA and the Trump administration will go head-to-head on June 25 when they both hold separate economic conferences for the Palestinians, in a scenario ...
Britain Dealt Defeat at U.N. Over Its Control of Chagos Islands The New York Times
The United Nations General Assembly dealt Britain an embarrassing defeat on Wednesday in a protracted dispute over the Chagos Islands in the Indian Ocean, ...
Bill 21: UN human rights experts express concern about Quebec secularism legislation Montreal Gazette
In a letter sent to Canada's mission office at the United Nations Wednesday, the experts ask the government for clarifications on Quebec's bill.
UN: ex-German president resigned UN job for health reasons Washington Post
The U.N. says former German president Horst Kohler has resigned from his role as the secretary-general's personal envoy for the disputed Western Sahara for ...
U.K. Austerity Has Inflicted ‘Great Misery,’ U.N. Official Says The New York Times
LONDON — A United Nations poverty expert warned on Wednesday that Britain's social safety net has been badly damaged by the government's austerity ...
Tunisia frees United Nations expert suspected of espionage Fox News
Tunisia has freed a United Nations expert monitoring sanctions against neighboring Libya who was held for nearly two months on suspicion of espionage.
Trump's New Policy Problem: Congress Wants to Pump More Funding into the United Nations The National Interest Online
This state and foreign operations bill could inappropriately tie the hands of the administration and create confusion.
An inside look at the United Nations’ stance on life and family Lifesite
The Van Maren Show digs into what goes on in the United Nations with Austin Ruse.
Harvard professor Steven Pinker tells United Nations world is getting better in spite of "old man's movement" for "authoritarian populism" CBS News
Harvard professor of psychology Steven Pinker addresses the inaugural Presidential Lecture of the Economic and Social Council at the United Nations in New ...
Security Council Extends Mandate of United Nations Assistance Mission in Iraq, Unanimously Adopting Resolution 2470 (2019) - Iraq ReliefWeb
English News and Press Release on Iraq about Peacekeeping and Peacebuilding, Protection and Human Rights, Children, IDPs and more; published on 21 ...