African Leaders Meet for ‘Last Push’ on AU Reforms

African leaders are set to gather this weekend for a special summit aimed at pushing through long-debated reforms to their pan-continental body.

The changes seek to streamline and empower the African Union ´┐Ż an ambitious call for an organization often …

Daily Press Briefing by the Office of the Spokesperson for the Secretary General

The following is a near verbatim transcript of today’s noon briefing by Farhan Haq, Deputy Spokesman for the Secretary General.

**Iraq/Kuwait

Good afternoon, everyone. I have the following statement, attributable to the Spokesperson for the Secretary General on the Iraqi …

Daily Press Briefing by the Office of the Spokesperson for the Secretary General

The following is a near verbatim transcript of today’s noon briefing by Farhan Haq, Deputy Spokesman for the Secretary General.

**Iraq/Kuwait

Good afternoon, everyone. I have the following statement, attributable to the Spokesperson for the Secretary General on the Iraqi …

Speakers in Economic and Social Council Underline Innovative Solutions to Build Climate Resilience for Most Vulnerable States

Speakers explored on the multidimensional nature of resilience and proposed forward looking solutions that could help vulnerable small island developing States to confront hurricanes, typhoons, drought and other impacts of climate change, during a special meeting of the Economic and …

Uber Sees Opportunity for Minibus Service in Nairobi

Uber Technologies may roll out a new service in Kenya to help users book seats on minibuses that ply the streets of the congested capital, if tests on the product in Egypt and Mexico prove successful, a company executive said …