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Top aid officials call for greater solidarity and support for Haiti

Three senior humanitarians  appealed on Friday for more support for Haiti, where ongoing gang violence in the capital, Port-au-Prince, is affecting the entire population. 

Insecurity main obstacle to realizing Colombia Peace Agreement, Security Council hears

Although substantial progress has been made in implementing important aspects of the Peace Agreement in Colombia, challenges still remain, the head of the UN Mission...

UN emphasizes gender-sensitive approach in response to Hurricane Beryl

The United Nations has announced a regional response plan to support communities in the islands worst affected by Hurricane Beryl, which swept through the Caribbean...

Hurricane Beryl highlights need for robust early warning systems

Hurricane Beryl, which left a trail of destruction from the Caribbean to Mexico – and now the United States – has once again underscored the...

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Growing or shrinking? What the latest trends tell us about the world’s population

The global population reached nearly 8.2 billion by mid-2024 and is expected to grow by another two billion over the next 60 years, peaking at...

Digital boom could well be a bust for the environment, warns UN trade agency

Did you know that producing a computer weighing two kilogrammes (kg) requires a staggering 800kg of raw materials? Or that the energy required for data...