Two-thirds will go to the UN agency for Palestinian refugees, which Donald Trump stopped funding.
France’s defence ministry disputes the findings, saying its forces targeted “terrorists”.
A chance for peace exists for the warring sides, Geir Pedersen says, 10 years after fighting began.
The move would be Tehran’s most serious breach of an international nuclear deal yet.
As world leaders line up to address the UN biodiversity summit, experts say our future is at stake.
The naturalist uses a UN event to call on world leaders to do more to protect nature.
The recent US-China tensions were laid bare in speeches by Trump and Xi at the UN in New York.
China’s surprise announcement of a long-term goal to curb emissions boosts UN climate talks.
Thousands of UN, French and regional soldiers are in Mali fighting Islamist militants – what difference will the coup make?
President Rouhani says the US is alone in trying to reimpose UN sanctions as nations reject the move.
The move by a top dissident comes as UN officials deplore rights abuses in Belarus.
Weekly reported cases now exceed the numbers seen during the first peak in March, the UN body says.
Human rights investigators say authorities have committed “egregious violations” since 2014.
Two 11-year-old girls were shot dead in a raid by the Paraguayan security forces on a rebel camp.
Tehran has continued to enrich uranium in breach of a nuclear deal, the UN nuclear watchdog warns.
Svetlana Tikhanovskaya says options should include sanctions on those close to Alexander Lukashenko.
Almost 400 migrants rescued by three ships in the Mediterranean must be allowed to disembark, it says.
The Bosnian Serb ex-commander uses his appeal over Srebrenica to attack the West’s role in Bosnia.
Other powers insist the US has no right to do so because it abandoned the 2015 nuclear deal.
Agencies send urgent support to help hundreds of thousands of people affected by Tuesday’s explosion.
Parts of the life and culture of the country’s Land of the Dogon have been destroyed in conflict.
Australia tells the UN the claims have “no legal basis” as it aligns itself more closely with the US.
The decline in immunisations against some diseases is the first in nearly 30 years, the UN says.
The president follows up his vow to leave the world health body by formally notifying the UN.
Syrian civilians endured “unfathomable suffering” at the hands of troops and jihadists, the UN says.
Taiwan rejects accusations by the UN health body’s head that racist slurs against him originated there.
The global economic impact of coronavirus could leave nearly 200 million people jobless, a UN agency says.