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Updated On: Wednesday, 18 September 2019
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A third of young people polled by UN, report being a victim of online bullying

Content by: UN News Centre Speaking out anonymously through the youth engagement tool U-Report, almost three-quarters of young people also said social networks, including Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat and Twitter, are the most common place for ...

‘Perseverance is key’ to Iraq’s future, UN envoy tells Security Council

Content by: UN News Centre Briefing the Council via videoconference, Jeanine Hennis-Plasschaert, the Special Representative and Head of the UN Assistance Mission for Iraq (UNAMI), told the Council that while “not to sugar-coat the current ...

‘There has never been a more urgent time,’ to safeguard children’s right to safe water and sanitation, says UNICEF

Content by: UN News Centre In the first volume of a new report, Water under Fire, the agency outlines how water, sanitation and hygiene services can be planned, financed and executed to safeguard healthy livelihoods for children in fragile and ...

Marginalized groups hit hardest by inequality and stigma in cities

Content by: UN News Centre According to Ms, Otieno, policies to tackle these problems include the provision of decent, affordable housing, quality education, and equal job opportunities for all, irrespective of race, religious belief, tribe or ...

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