UN Daily News Programme

Listen to a bulletin of news and features from the United Nations, with Dianne Penn and Matthew Wells

In today's programme: Security Council hears of the need to support Iraq in the "post-Daesh period"

And a youth advocate from Uganda explains how sex education in schools can protect young people from HIV

Source: United Nations Radio


Security Stymies Effort to End Ebola in Congo

GENEVA – The World Health Organization says that dangers posed by armed groups in two eastern Democratic Republic of Congo provinces are impeding progress in the battle to stop the spread of the deadly Ebola virus. Latest reports put the number of con…

Rights Groups Defend AP Reporter Forced to Leave South Sudan

For years, Sam Mednick has covered developments in South Sudan for the Associated Press, but last month she was forced to leave the country, after the government’s media authority accused her of reporting false information and revoked her credentials.N…