In recognition of the former South African President’s contribution to the culture of peace and freedom, the United Nations declared 18 July as Nelson Mandela International Day, to honour […]
“The world of work cannot and should not look the same after this crisis”
The COVID-19 pandemic has turned the world of work upside down.
Every worker, every business and every […]
As the COVID-19 pandemic spreads, another virus is infecting our lives — misinformation.
Press release: Government of Russia Announces US$ 3 million In Aid for Desert Locust Control in KenyaTirus Wainaina
The Government of Russia has announced a contribution of USD 3 million (KSh 300 million) to the UN Food and Agriculture Organisation, which will be used to support the […]
UN and partners request $267.5 million to respond to humanitarian needs arising from COVID-19 Pandemic in KenyaTirus Wainaina
(Nairobi, 9 April 2020): The Government of Kenya, the United Nations and humanitarian partners have launched today a Flash Appeal requesting $267.5 million to respond to the most immediate and critical […]
Nairobi, 7 April 2020….The United Nations in Kenya has pledged to get behind the Government in the latest measures announced by President Uhuru Kenyatta to contain the social impact […]
“The recovery from the COVID-19 crisis must lead to a different economy”
The world is facing an unprecedented test. And this is the moment of truth. Hundreds of thousands of […]
The global community is racing to slow down and eventually halt the spread of COVID-19, a pandemic that has claimed thousands of lives and sickened tens of thousands of […]
When the Kenyan Government announced the country’s first case of COVID-19, clinician Jackson Njoroge was already hard at work. He and his colleagues from the Kenyan Ministry of […]
COVID-19 is a rapidly evolving global issue. This is a critical time, and the top priority of the Director-General of the United Nations Office at Nairobi remains the health, […]