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21 Sep 2017 description

MORNING

GENEVA (21 September 2017) - The Human Rights Council this morning adopted the outcomes of the Universal Periodic Review of Bahrain, Ecuador and Tunisia.

17 Oct 2011 description
report UN Women

Media Contact: Oisika Chakrabarti, Media Specialist,
oisika.chakrabarti[at]unwomen.org, +1 646 781-4522.

High impact political and economic empowerment programmes sought, grantees to be announced in December; other regions to follow

01 Jul 2011 description

Good morning,

Today we are exactly half way through the year, and I thought this was a good moment to update you on a number of developments, as well as to present some longer-term reflections on the state of human rights around the globe in the light of events that have taken place over the past six tumultuous months.

22 Jun 2011 description

6 May 2011 (13h00-18h00)

Oxford Department of International Development, University of Oxford

3 Mansfield Road, Oxford, OX1 3TB

This report analyses the main themes arising from the presentations and discussions at the ‘North Africa in Transition: Mobility, Forced Migration and Humanitarian Crises’ workshop organized by the International Migration Institute and Refugee Studies Centre on 6 May 2011.

11 Apr 2011 description

As unrest and violence continue to spread across the Middle East and North Africa, ICRC deputy director of operations Dominik Stillhart outlines the challenges that local health workers and hospitals are facing in the region and the support that the ICRC is giving them.

What are the greatest medical challenges and priorities in the wake of the latest outbreak of unrest?

02 Jul 2009 description

What is the situation in the WHO Eastern Mediterranean Region?

To date, WHO has been informed of 364 laboratory-confirmed cases of human infection with pandemic (H1N1) 2009 - influenza A(H1N1) - from 15 countries in the WHO Eastern Mediterranean Region: Bahrain (15 cases), Egypt (67 cases), Iraq (11 cases), Islamic Republic of Iran (1case), Jordan (22 cases) Kuwait (34 cases), Lebanon (47 cases), Morocco (17 cases), Oman(3 cases) Palestine (30 cases) Qatar (10 cases), Saudi Arabia (89 cases) Tunisia (3 cases), United Arab Emirates (8 cases) and Yemen (7cases).

What is the latest …

24 Jun 2009 description

What is the situation in the WHO Eastern Mediterranean Region?

To date, WHO has been informed of 206 laboratory-confirmed cases of human infection with new influenza A(H1N1) virus from thirteen countries in the WHO Eastern Mediterranean Region: Bahrain (15 cases), Egypt (40 cases), Jordan (15 cases), Kuwait (26 cases), Lebanon (25 cases), Morocco (9 cases), Oman(3 cases), Palestine (8 cases), Qatar (10 cases), Saudi Arabia (45 cases), Tunisia(2 cases ), United Arab Emirates (2 cases) and Yemen (6 cases).

Do individuals with flu-like symptoms need to make a laboratory test for …