Daily Archives: August 15, 2017

“Time running out” to stop terrorism's spread across the Sahel

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Families fled their home in north-east Nigeria in fear of the militant group Boko Haram. They do not live in camps but are seeking refuge in local communities across the

Remarks by Vice President Pence and President Macri of Argentina in Joint Press Conference

Quinta de Olivos
Buenos Aires, Argentina

PRESIDENT MACRI:  (As interpreted.)  Good morning, ladies and gentlemen.  And thank you joining us on a special morning.  I would like to welcome and thank the Vice President of …

UN humanitarian team activated in Nepal in wake of severe floods and landslides

15 August 2017 &#150 The Humanitarian Country Team (HCT) has been activated in Nepal to support response efforts in the aftermath of severe floods that have hit the nation, the office of the United Nations

UN migration agency assists population in wake of devastating floods in Sierra Leone

15 August 2017 &#150 After learning Monday that devastating floods and mudslides left hundreds dead in Sierra Leone, the United Nations migration agency released $150,000 in emergency, first-response aid relief for the West African country. …

UN Daily News Programme 15 August 2017

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Listen to a bulletin of news and features from the United Nations, with Matt Wells and Dianne Penn.

In today’s programme: Time is running out to stop the spread of …