The UN Secretary-General, António Guterres, has described the fight against the climate crisis as the top priority for the 21st Century, in a passionate, uncompromising speech delivered on Wednesday […]
Press release:Palestinian Rights Committee to Convene Special Meeting for International Day of SolidarityTirus Wainaina
The United Nations marks the passage of General Assembly resolution 181 (ii) of 1947 every year as the International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People, with special meetings […]
A team of 15 Kenyatta University Students who developed the first Mechanical ventilator using locally available material to assist COVID 19 patients in breathing are the 2020 UN in […]
With the COVID-19 pandemic sparking a “communications emergency” caused by false information disseminated on social media, the UN Secretary-General is encouraging people everywhere to take a breath before sharing […]
Under COVID-19, when schools are closed and many people are staying at home, a gender-based violence hotline in Kenya provides vital support to men and women. Its call volume […]
Seventy-five years ago, world leaders took visionary steps to recover from a calamitous global war. Today, in the midst of the pandemic, we face another foundational moment. At a […]
The latest episode of the @UnitedNations podcast ‘Awake At Night’ with Zainab Bangura, Head of the #UnitedNations office in Nairobi, #Kenya.
Press release: Government of Kenya & the United Nations to step up efforts to advance education, training and jobs for millions of young peopleTirus Wainaina
Government officially launches Generation Unlimited Partnership in Kenya.
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 […]