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UNICEF warns 1 in 4 children will face water shortages

UN Wire | Mar 22, 2017

One in four children will live in an area facing water shortages by 2040, according to a report released by UNICEF to mark World Water Day. Water stress "will go up in areas of rapid urbanization, and we are already seeing that throughout sub-Saharan Africa and Asia," said Nicholas Rees, one of the report's authors. The Guardian (London) (03/21) The Asahi Shimbun (Japan) (03/22)


UN Human Rights Council to investigate crimes against Rohingya

UN Wire | Mar 24, 2017

Victims of Guatemalan girls home fire were raped, abused

UN Wire | Mar 22, 2017

Guterres highlights staff challenges on day for detainees

UN Wire | Mar 27, 2017

UN report: Millions of women, girls sold for sex, slavery

UN Wire | Mar 27, 2017

UNDP report: Discrimination, nationalism blocking development

UN Wire | Mar 22, 2017

UN member countries kick off talks on nuclear weapons ban

UN Wire | Mar 27, 2017

UN peacekeeping chief: Haiti, Cote d'Ivoire, Liberia missions to end in 2018

UN Wire | Mar 27, 2017

WMO report: 2016 was the hottest year on record

UN Wire | Mar 22, 2017

UNICEF slams sale of Cambodian breast milk to wealthy mothers

UN Wire | Mar 24, 2017


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