United Nations News, Articles and Updates

UN Atomic agency admits a cyber-attack 'disrupted' a nuclear power plant

A senior UN official has told press that a nuclear power plant was disrupted several years ago by a cyber-attack

UN extends human rights to online world

The United Nations has passed a resolution calling for human rights to be counted online as well as off, citing the internet as an important medium for free speech and free assembly. The resolution was not without its opponents, though.

Cyber-violence against women needs to be tackled says UNESCO report.

Cyber-violence against women is an increasing problem, and increasingly under-regarded, according a new report by the UN's Commission for Digital Development.

Global think tank calls for global digital privacy

The Diplomatic Council is calling for more transparency regarding government surveillance across the world.