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On Tuesday, the UN said it had chosen to postpone the conference after “growing unease in some parts of the NGO community with the choice of location” due to alleged human rights violations in Egypt.
LNA targets Misrata’s Air College third time in past two weeks
Egypt urged all Libyan parties to take a clear stance and be far away from terrorist and criminal groups, he said, condemning the recent suicide blast in Benghazi and expressing his condolences to the victims’ families.
UN, EU, China, Turkey call for reducing tensions
Increased numbers of child abduction cases in South Sudan, Syria
Number of Turkish military personnel injured in LNA’s airstrike in Misrata
Rights group described executions as “horrific” “extrajudicial killings”
The call comes in response to the airstrikes on the Tajoura Detention Centre, on July 3, according to the UN official site.
Strike took place as conflict in Tripoli shows no sign of slowing
Victims of terrorism rights should be top priority
The visit focused on the areas of police, justice, corrections, disarmament, demobilisation, reintegration, and mine action
For first time ever, number of displaced people reached 70.8 million end 2018, according to UNHCR
Expert recommends government to raise awareness, empower women
Syria’s Russian-backed military has been pressing an assault on rebels in their last major stronghold with air attacks and ground battles that have already forced tens of thousands to leave their homes.
UN said ending FGM is in line with National Strategy to Empower Egyptian Women 2030
Six people were killed including army officer
At least 680 vertebrate species had been driven to extinction since 16th century
Egypt plays an international, regional strategic role, says UN deputy secretary general
President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi met on Monday with the UN Secretary-General António Guterres as part of the UN official’s MENA tour. The duo discussed the importance of the Egyptian-UN relations, especially that Egypt is now heading the African Union. During the visit, Guterres met with the Grand Imam of Al-Azhar Ahmed Al-Tayeb. Guterres asserted his …
Al-Sharara oil field to reopen nearly 3 months after it was seized by militants
New programme contributes to Sweden’s new strategy for global gender equality 2018/22
Committee to include representatives from Syrian government, opposition, as well as civil society members
External demand drove 2018’s economic growth, says report
Nusrat al-Islam wal Muslimeen, Islamist group with al Qaida ties, claimed responsibility
Greater ambition on climate action, powering ahead with SDGs, main activities
Heavy violence in Hajin area of Deir-Ez-Zor governorate displaced 10,000 people since December
Minister will deliver opening speech during group’s meeting on Tuesday at UN headquarters
UN official strongly backed Egypt’s demand for more funds to continue refugee support
Comments came during press conference with Morocco’s Minister of Foreign Affairs
Climate change moving faster than we are, says UN secretary-general