#UN

  • Feature: Myanmar Asked the UN to Take Down a Report — Here’s Why That Matters
    FeatureFood & Hunger

    Myanmar Asked the UN to Take Down a Report — Here’s Why That Matters

    By Daniele Selby|Oct. 20, 2017

    The complex story that unfolded before violence erupted. Read more

  • Article: Got Global Goals? This Online Game Wants You to Learn About Ending Extreme Poverty
    Citizenship

    Got Global Goals? This Online Game Wants You to Learn About Ending Extreme Poverty

    By Imogen Calderwood|Oct. 10, 2017

    How you can help spread the word about the Goals. Read more

  • Article: The Syrian War Just Had Its Deadliest Month of 2017
    Citizenship

    The Syrian War Just Had Its Deadliest Month of 2017

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 9, 2017

    The conflict has been going on for more than six years. It shows no signs of slowing. Read more

  • Article: The Rohingya Refugee Situation in Bangladesh Is ‘Dire’ and Could Get Worse
    Citizenship

    The Rohingya Refugee Situation in Bangladesh Is ‘Dire’ and Could Get Worse

    By Daniele Selby|Oct. 5, 2017

    Despite its generous efforts, Bangladesh’s resources are strained and the camps are in crisis. Read more

  • Article: Category 5 Hurricane Maria Just Devastated the Tiny Island of Dominica and Is Heading Toward Puerto Rico
    Environment

    Category 5 Hurricane Maria Just Devastated the Tiny Island of Dominica and Is Heading Toward Puerto Rico

    By Gabriella Canal|Sept. 19, 2017

    Forecasters warn the storm could leave Puerto Rico “uninhabitable for months.” Read more

  • Feature: Myanmar’s Rohingya Crisis: Everything You Need to Know
    FeatureCitizenship

    Myanmar’s Rohingya Crisis: Everything You Need to Know

    By Daniele Selby|Sept. 14, 2017

    More than 300,000 people have fled the violence in Myanmar in the last few weeks alone. Read more

  • Article: 17 Pictures From the Week That Will Inspire You to Take Action
    Citizenship

    17 Pictures From the Week That Will Inspire You to Take Action

    By Gabriella Canal  and  Olivia Kestin|Sept. 8, 2017

    From natural disasters to DACA, here's the recap from this week. Read more

  • Article: After Failing to Respond to Sexual Abuse by Peacekeepers, the UN Has a New Plan to End the Abuse
    Girls & Women

    After Failing to Respond to Sexual Abuse by Peacekeepers, the UN Has a New Plan to End the Abuse

    Sept. 5, 2017|News Deeply

    Each year there are reports of peacekeepers abusing the very people they are meant to protect. Read more