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NGOs attacked in South Sudan, aid workers evacuated: UN

NGOs attacked in South Sudan, aid workers evacuated: UN

The United Nations said Friday that nearly 30 aid workers in a remote and troubled part of South Sudan had been evacuated to a peacekeeping base ‘for their safety’ following a rise in threats and attacks.

Sheikha Moza: Make digital learning an inclusive right

Sheikha Moza: Make digital learning an inclusive right

Her Highness Sheikha Moza bint Nasser, Chairperson of Education Above All Foundation (EAA) and UN Sustainable Development Goals Advocate, on Thursday called for cross-sector collaboration to ensure equity in digital learning for children across the globe, especially those marginalised.

Indian opposition, UN call for release of elderly priest held on terror charges

Indian opposition, UN call for release of elderly priest held on terror charges

Indian opposition leaders on Wednesday called for the release of an elderly priest held on terror charges, one of 16 similar arrests rights groups say are politically motivated.

 Qatar vows continued support to UN in fighting terror, drugs

Qatar vows continued support to UN in fighting terror, drugs

Qatar affirmed its keenness to continue supporting the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime and its various activities, with the aim of combating terrorism, organized crime, drug trafficking and corruption in the world.

Qatar committed to protecting biodiversity

Qatar committed to protecting biodiversity

Qatar stressed the importance of responding to environmental challenges collectively to find the appropriate solutions.

Qatar appeals to world community to help Palestinians achieve their goal

Qatar appeals to world community to help Palestinians achieve their goal

Qatar called on the international community to end inaction towards the Palestinian cause, and renewed its support to the Palestinian people and their just cause, in order to regain all their legitimate rights and establish their independent, fully sovereign state.

Qatar expresses concern about racist and discriminatory practices against minorities due to spread of coronavirus

Qatar expresses concern about racist and discriminatory practices against minorities due to spread of coronavirus

Qatar has expressed its concern about the racist and discriminatory practices that some religious and ethnic minorities have been subjected to in some countries due to the spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic

Qatar takes part in UNRSC meeting

Qatar takes part in UNRSC meeting

Qatar, represented by the National Traffic Safety Committee (NTSC) at the Ministry of Interior (MoI), participated in the fourth meeting of the United Nations Road Safety Collaboration (UNRSC), held on September 24 through a video conference.

Abbas calls for UN-led peace conference early next year

Abbas calls for UN-led peace conference early next year

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas yesterday called for United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres to convene an international conference early next year to launch "a genuine peace process" between Israel and the Palestinians.

Qatar takes part in Arab e-Government Directors meeting

Qatar takes part in Arab e-Government Directors meeting

Qatar, represented by the Ministry of Transport and Communications (MoTC) participated in the 8th virtual Arab e-Government Directors meeting yesterday.

Qatar voices strong condemnation of human rights violations committed in Syria

Qatar voices strong condemnation of human rights violations committed in Syria

Qatar's Deputy Permanent Representative to UN Office in Geneva expressed Qatar's concern over the challenges and obstacles related to humanitarian access to northern Syria

EAA event highlights Qatar role in supporting education

EAA event highlights Qatar role in supporting education

Education Above All Foundation organised a high-level virtual event on the sidelines of the first International Day for Protection of Education from Attack...