November 12, 2019

World Mental Health Day marks a time to reflect on initiatives to support mental health in conflict zones...

November 12, 2019

Less than two months ago, Yemen’s civil war threatened to engulf the broader Middle East...

November 12, 2019

In a speech to the Paris Peace Forum in Paris on Monday, UN Secretary-General António Guterres said that to thrive, multilateralism had to adapt, mindful that “conflicts persist, creating suffering and displacement: our world is unsettled”. He was speaking as commemora...

November 12, 2019

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani announced the planned release of three high-profile Taliban prisoners in exchange for kidnapped American and Australian prisoners...

November 12, 2019

The current situation in Kashmir puts the potential of peace in the region even further away. Can the Kashmiri people provide the way out?

November 5, 2019

Sudan's Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok said Monday his government was working towards bringing peace to war-torn Darfur as he met hundreds of victims of the conflict who demanded swift justice.

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November 5, 2019

Celebrated every November 10, World Science Day for Peace and Development highlights the significant role of science in society and the need to engage the wider public in debates on emerging scientific issues. It also underlines the importance and relevance of science...

November 5, 2019

The Syrian Constitutional committee’s drafting body on Monday began talks on political reforms that could lead to elections and an end to more than eight years of war. An agreement to form a 150-member committee comprised of government, opposition and civil delegates t...

November 5, 2019

Less than nine months since rebel groups in Central African Republic signed a peace deal with the government, violence is once again on the rise in the countryside and opposition to the agreement is building ahead of next year’s presidential elections.

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November 5, 2019

One year ago, the Ogaden National Liberation Front and the Government of Ethiopia signed an historic peace deal, ending a quarter of a century of conflict...

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