United Nations News
47 countries voiced concern about abuses in China`s far-western Xinjiang region They demanded that the United Nations rights chief publish a long-delayed report on Uyghurs` repression "We continue to be gravely concerned about the human rights situation in Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region," they said
Guterres released the report saying that the war is “supercharging” a crisis in food, energy and finance in poorer countries. The report says 69 of the countries, with a population of 1.2 billion people, face a “perfect storm” and are severely or significantly exposed to all three crises. They include 25 countries in Africa, 25 in Asia and the Pacific, and 19 in Latin America and the Caribbean.
The UN on Monday said it has verified the deaths of 142 children in the six weeks since Russia's invasion. The UN children's agency also informed that nearly two-thirds of all Ukrainian children have fled their homes now. 'I have rarely seen so much damage caused in so little time,' UN official said after visiting war-torn country.
The UN chief says that vaccine equity remains a major challenge in combating Covid While some high-income countries are preparing for their second booster doses, one-third of humanity remains unvaccinated WHO has said that the new XE belongs to Omicron variant until significant differences in transmission and disease characteristics are reported