Humanitarians continue to call for scaling up assistance in the Horn of Africa, where the worst drought in 40 years is affecting some 15 million people across Kenya, Ethiopia, […]
At the launch of the latest report by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), on the mitigation of climate change, the UN Secretary-General called for an urgent shift […]
Leave No One Behind- Peace and Conflict: Through the Eyes of Those at Risk of Being Left Behind ReportTirus Wainaina
The Government of Kenya and the United Nations together have prepared the Leave No One Behind (LNOB) analysis of Kenya’s ongoing and remarkable sustainable development journey.
Press release:UN Environment Assembly opens with all eyes on a global agreement on plastic pollutionTirus Wainaina
Ministers of environment and other representatives from over 170 nations convened today in Nairobi to launch the three-day hybrid (in-person and online) resumed fifth session of the United […]
Hosted by the UN Environment Programme, the United Nations Environment Assembly (UNEA) brings together representatives of the 193 Member States of the UN, businesses, civil society and other stakeholders […]
Together Let’s make recovery our resolution for 2022.
“Recovery from the pandemic — with a bold plan to vaccinate every person, everywhere.
Recovery for our economies — with wealthier countries […]
A Kenyan Nutritionist and Food Scientist Wawira Njiru has been named the UN in Kenya Person of the Year 2021. Ms. Wawira was recognised for her commitment to providing […]
How can the world come together to radically change the way it produces and uses energy, as part of efforts to hold back climate change and to ultimately give […]
Press release: Kenyan Peacekeeper wins United Nations Military Gender Advocate of the Year 2020 AwardTirus Wainaina
A Kenyan peacekeeper, who recently completed her assignment in Darfur, Sudan is selected to receive the 2020 United Nations Military Gender Advocate of the Year Award.
The International Day of United Nations Peacekeepers, 29 May, offers a chance to pay tribute to the uniformed and civilian personnel’s invaluable contribution to the work of the Organization […]