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HIGHLIGHTS OF THE NOON BRIEFING BY STEPHANE DUJARRIC, SPOKESMAN FOR SECRETARY-GENERAL ANTÓNIO GUTERRES FRIDAY, 31 JANUARY 2020

MALAWI As the country awaits a decision of the Constitutional Court on the outcome of the May 2019 presidential elections, the Secretary-General calls on the Malawian ...

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Statement on UN-marked vehicles in Malawi

Lilongwe, 6th January 2020 The UN issues its statements exclusively through its official web-pages, including www.un.org and www.mw.one.un.org. We thank the media and general public for checking ...

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UNRC Remarks at the National Prayers for Peace, Upholding Rule of Law and Religious Co-existence

UNRC Remarks at the National Prayers for Peace, Upholding Rule of Law and Religious Co-existence

Programme for National Prayers for Peace, Upholding Rule of Law and Religious Co-existence Bingu International Conference Centre (BICC), Lilongwe 14 December 2019 Closing Remarks by UN Resident Coordinator: ...

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Human Rights Day Statement by the United Nations Resident Coordinator for Malawi, Maria Jose Torres Macho

Human Rights Day Statement by the United Nations Resident Coordinator for Malawi, Maria Jose Torres Macho

Today we celebrate the heart of why the United Nations was formed – Human Rights. The foundation of the United Nations in 1945 remains just ...

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Eliminating Gender Based Violence is Possible

Eliminating Gender Based Violence is Possible

Today, 25th November, is International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women. The United Nations General Assembly designated the day for countries and individuals ...

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UNHCR registers over 41,000 people in congested Dzaleka Refugee Camp

UNHCR registers over 41,000 people in congested Dzaleka Refugee Camp

The United Nations Refugee Agency (UNHCR) has registered a total of 41,109 refugees and asylum seekers in Dzaleka Refugee Camp, located in Dowa district. The ...

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