#UN

  • Article: These European Cities Will Be Worse Hit by Climate Change Flooding, Heatwaves, and Drought
    Environment

    These European Cities Will Be Worse Hit by Climate Change Flooding, Heatwaves, and Drought

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 21, 2018

    In the first study of its kind, scientists analysed 571 cities across Europe. Read more

  • Article: For Women, Global Goal Progress Is ‘Unacceptably Slow’
    Girls & Women

    For Women, Global Goal Progress Is ‘Unacceptably Slow’

    Feb. 16, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "Alarmingly, many hard-won gender equality achievements are under threat." Read more

  • Article: Food Aid Has Finally Reached The Syrian Enclave Where 400,000 Civilians Are Trapped
    Food & Hunger

    Food Aid Has Finally Reached The Syrian Enclave Where 400,000 Civilians Are Trapped

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 15, 2018

    But it’s only enough to feed 7,200 people. Read more

  • Article: The UN is Vowing to Fight Sexual Harassment In Its Agencies
    Girls & Women

    The UN is Vowing to Fight Sexual Harassment In Its Agencies

    Feb. 1, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "There is no place for sexual exploitation and abuse and sexual harassment." Read more

  • Article: Canada Will Ask G7 Countries to Reduce Plastic Waste
    Environment

    Canada Will Ask G7 Countries to Reduce Plastic Waste

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 26, 2018

    “The health of the oceans is under threat.” Read more

  • Article: Haitian Women Seek Support for Children Fathered by UN Troops in Haiti
    Citizenship

    Haitian Women Seek Support for Children Fathered by UN Troops in Haiti

    Dec. 13, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "Having and then abandoning children is not within the official capacity of a U.N. peacekeeper." Read more

  • Article: Ellie Goulding’s Got a New Job: as a Global UN Ambassador for the Environment
    Environment

    Ellie Goulding’s Got a New Job: as a Global UN Ambassador for the Environment

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Dec. 4, 2017

    The British pop star doesn’t want the world to burn, burn, burn. Read more

  • Article: 'I'm a Mom With HIV': Meet the Mother-Daughter Pair on a Mission to End HIV Transmission
    PartnerHealth

    'I'm a Mom With HIV': Meet the Mother-Daughter Pair on a Mission to End HIV Transmission

    Nov. 27, 2017|Johnson & Johnson

    An HIV diagnosis can knock the wind out of you. Or it can inspire you to take action. Read more