Rethinking mobility: responding to opportunities in a changing world

By David Suttie, Global Policy Engagement Specialist, International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) Rural people often migrate seasonally with their herds, or to join...

The UN and the World Bank working together in crisis-affected situations

Guest Bloggers: Franck Bousquet and Oscar Fernandez-Taranco Creating sustainable peace and development solutions for countries affected by conflict, crisis and violence is a...

What’s Taking Place at #UNGA on Friday

Click here for a recap of things that happened on Thursday at #UNGA. This video has some of the biggest #UNGA highlights from yesterday. And here’s a photo album with other...

An insider’s view to the United Nations General Assembly

Many of the photos taken during the world’s largest international diplomatic event never find their way into the public domain. The UN Social Media team has selected some of these photos for this article. In the opening photo you see Amal Clooney in an all red dress...

On Peaceday, the General Debate continues into its third day

Engage and mobilize people throughout the world to show support for refugees and migrants, that’s the goal of this years' Peaceday, which is celebrated on Thursday as the General Debate continues. Throughout Peaceday people are encouraged to showcase the shared...

The General Debate, and what to look out for on the first day

As Heads of State and government from across the globe gather at United Nations Headquarters in New York today for the opening of the General Assembly's annual high-level debate, the United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres will kick off the Tuesday Morning...