#UN General Assembly

  • Article: Canada’s 13-Year-Old Indigenous Water Advocate to Speak at United Nations
    Water & Sanitation

    Canada’s 13-Year-Old Indigenous Water Advocate to Speak at United Nations

    By Jackie Marchildon|Dec. 18, 2017

    The young advocate was nominated 2017 International Children's Peace Prize. Read more

  • Article: Justin Trudeau Just Devoted His UN Speech to Confronting Canada’s Mistreatment of Indigenous People
    Citizenship

    Justin Trudeau Just Devoted His UN Speech to Confronting Canada’s Mistreatment of Indigenous People

    By Jackie Marchildon|Sept. 21, 2017

    Trudeau spoke out about Canada’s past treatment of Indigenous Peoples and detailed changes to come. Read more

  • Article: The UK Government Has Pledged £20M to Say ‘Enough Is Enough’ to Modern Slavery
    Citizenship

    The UK Government Has Pledged £20M to Say ‘Enough Is Enough’ to Modern Slavery

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 21, 2017

    “We cannot accept a world where human beings are sold on the market.” Read more

  • Article: One-Third of This Country’s Entire Population Has Become Refugees
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    One-Third of This Country’s Entire Population Has Become Refugees

    By Tess Sohngen|Sept. 21, 2017

    Most of the people fleeing the violence are unaccompanied children. Read more

  • Article: The US Might Stay in the Paris Climate Agreement After All
    Environment

    The US Might Stay in the Paris Climate Agreement After All

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 18, 2017

    “We want to be productive. We want to be helpful.” Read more

  • Article: In Final UN Address, Obama Urges World Leaders to ‘Go Forward and Not Back’
    Citizenship

    In Final UN Address, Obama Urges World Leaders to ‘Go Forward and Not Back’

    By Meghan Werft|Sept. 20, 2016

    The president lays out a blueprint for where the world must go to succeed. Read more

  • Article: Recap: The Pope, politicians and poverty
    Citizenship

    Recap: The Pope, politicians and poverty

    By Meghan Werft|Oct. 6, 2015

    Wondering what the Pope was up to this weekend? Here’s your answer. Read more

  • Article: Farm to garbage to table—why world leaders ate food waste
    Food & Hunger

    Farm to garbage to table—why world leaders ate food waste

    By Meghan Werft|Oct. 5, 2015

    How did world leaders feel about dining on food waste? Read more