UN and the EU

Joint statement by OHCHR, UNDP, UNEP, UNFPA, UNICEF and UNOPS on the EU Corporate Sustainability Due Diligence Directive

The Brussels Offices of OHCHR, UNDP, UNEP, UNFPA, UNICEF and UNOPS welcome the European Union’s initiative to introduce the proposed Corporate Sustainability Due Diligence...

How the EU and UN cooperate

The United Nations Secretary-General has recognised the European Union (EU) as "a pillar of the multilateralism system and as the most successful peacebuilding project since the...

“The time for bold and audacious action has arrived” Deputy Secretary-General at the Global Gateway Forum

Global Gateway Approach Can Help Achieve 2030 Agenda, Deputy Secretary-General Says, Declaring ‘The Time for Bold and Audacious Action Has Arrived’ Following are UN Deputy...

UN Newsfeed

Two years of war in Ukraine: about 40% of...

In these two years of full-scale war, the United Nations has supported all diplomatic efforts aimed at achieving a just and lasting peace in Ukraine in accordance with the UN Charter.

UN “shocked” and “appalled” by death of Navalny in...

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres and the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) reacted with emotion on Friday (16...

UN Gaza coordinator at EU meeting: “strong support for...

“We discussed the very dire humanitarian situation and conditions inside Gaza and all aspects of security affecting UN and humanitarian partners’ ability to deliver...

Call for a “global order that works for everyone”:...

In his opening speech at the Security Conference in Munich, UN Secretary-General António Guterres reiterated his call for peace and a modern global order. Today’s...

Red Sea attacks: Seafarers’ lives must be protected

There must be a de-escalation of tensions amid the ongoing attacks on international shipping in the Red Sea, the new Secretary-General of the International...

UNRIC Info Point & Library Newsletter – February 2024

monthly issue of the UNRIC Info Point & Library Newsletter featuring new UN websites and publications, with a special focus on COVID-19 information

Gaza: UN experts condemn killing and silencing of journalists

The Israeli military operation in Gaza, following the 7 October attacks by Hamas, has become the deadliest and most dangerous conflict for journalists in...

The UN and the crisis in Sudan

26 February Expressing deep concern, the Humanitarian Coordinator in Sudan, Clementine Nkweta-Salami, voiced alarm over reported attacks on volunteers, including Emergency Response Rooms, emphasizing the...