Daily Archives: June 2, 2015

South Sudan Boots a Top UN Official Over His Tweets

South Sudan is on the verge of a famine. So why would the country expel the one UN official in charge of coordinating international aid to stave off mass starvation?

The numbers are staggering.  Some 1.5 million people are internally …

Briefing: Darfur's deepening conflict

NAIROBI, 2 June 2015 (IRIN) – Violence in Sudan’s Darfur has surged to levels not seen in a decade, with more than 150,000 people driven from their homes this year alone. …

Nippon Foundation Establishes Support Center; 10 Billion Japanese Yen to Support Paralympics

TOKYO, June 2, 2015 / PRNewswire — A press conference was held on June 2, 2015, to announce the launch of The Nippon Foundation Paralympic Support Center, which will support the Tokyo 2020 Paralympics. The Tokyo 2020 Games will never …