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UN: More than 7 Million Children Displaced in West, Central Africa Every Year

VOA NEWS – More than 7 million children in West and Central Africa are displaced every year, the United Nations children’s agency said in a report released Wednesday. Lack of

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Demand for Qatar to close down al-Jazeera ‘unacceptable’: U.N.

Yahoo News-  – A demand by Saudi Arabia and three other Arab nations for Qatar to close down its al-Jazeera TV channel is an “unacceptable attack” on the right to

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Trump Drops Plan to Change How Food Aid Shipped

VOA NEWS, WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump’s administration has dropped plans for an executive order that would require all U.S. food aid to be transported on American ships after members of

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20 years ago today: Hong Kong returned to China

History.com – At midnight on July 1, 1997, Hong Kong reverts back to Chinese rule in a ceremony attended by British Prime Minister Tony Blair, Prince Charles of Wales, Chinese

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Ghana tells UN that disability is not a curse

The Ghana government has intensified public education to eliminate the negative perception that disability is a curse and an evil affliction. Gender, Children and Social Protection Minister Otiko Djaba, said