Medical/Health Care

Bentiu-bound verification team vows to leave no stone unturned to remove children from armed forces

BEATRICE MATEGWA/FILIP ANDERSSON

A joint team from South Sudan’s government and opposition forces has arrived in South Sudan’s northern town of Bentiu, on a verification mission aimed at removing children from the country’s military ranks.…

Technology

Economic and Social Council Concludes Forum on Science, Technology, Innovation, as Speakers Urge Action in Fighting Climate Change, Empowering Young People

Concluding the Economic and Social Council’s two-day multi-stakeholder forum on science, technology and innovation, speakers today explored how cutting-edge research can help achieve crucial development targets, including building inclusive societies, combating climate change, engaging young …