KABUL (Pajhwok):TheUnited Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) on Wednesday said it supported the call from the Federation of Afghanistan's Civil Societies (FACS) for a ceasefire by both parties to the conflict during Ramadan and Eid-ul-Fitr.
KABUL (Pajhwok): More than 50 million people were forced from their homes worldwide by end of 2013, the highest displacement figure since World War II, the United Nations refugee agency said on Friday.
KABUL (Pajhwok): UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has welcomed the announcement of certified final results from the Afghan presidential elections, marking an important step towards peaceful political transition in the country.
KABUL (Pajhwok): A UN agency on Monday said many people were still missing and authorities and aid agencies were trying to assess the damage caused by Friday’s flash floods and provide aid to survivors.
KABUL (Pajhwok): The United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) on Sunday welcomed the announcement of the first batch of partial results, which the mission noted were only a small proportion of the millions of ballots cast.
KABUL (Pajhwok): A senior UN mission official in Afghanistan on Wednesday said women’s participation in the upcoming presidential and provincial council polls was essential to ensuring an inclusive and credible electoral process.