In Madagascar, social and environmental changes have driven many to migrate. The International Organization of Migration (IOM) is providing support to the government to raise awareness on the interdependence of migration and environmental changes.
Watch the stories of people affected by terrorism. The newly established UN Office of Counter-Terrorism brings together their voices, and works with experts and governments to have them heard and to promote and protect their rights.
On World Water Day in 2018, the United Nations launched the Water Action Decade to accelerate efforts towards meeting water-related challenges. Water is critical for sustainable development and the eradication of poverty and hunger
Natalia Gallardo is a Uruguayan peacekeeper serving with the United Nations mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (MONUSCO.) She is one of 900 peacekeepers from Uruguay working in the mission
Hoda was blinded by a stray bullet while sitting in class at a UN-run school in Gaza. Filmed over fourteen years, this is the story of a Palestinian girl’s struggle to pursue education and build a new life. (Video courtesy: UNRWA)
Yemen is the worst humanitarian crisis in the world. More than 22 million people need help right now. The impact of the conflict is devastating. Hunger is everywhere. 17 million Yemenis – 60 per cent of the population – do not know where their next
Supported by the United Nations Refugee Agency (UNHCR), the Syrian Sports Academy holds classes for over 20 Syrian refugees to combat illegal immigration and build a new generation of sports players in Egypt.UN in Action: Episode # 1574
By learning how to plant and care for trees, primary school children are helping Kenya develop its forest cover to enhance and protect the environment through improved soil quality.UN in Action: Episode # 1573
Bangladeshi peacekeepers deployed to the United Nations Mission in Mali (MINUSMA) travel to remote parts of the country, where access to basic services is scarce.UN in Action: Episode # 1572
PLURAL+ Youth Video Festival is a joint initiative of the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) and the International Organization for Migration (IOM) that invites the world's youth to submit original and creative videos focusing on the th