#United Nations

  • Article: World 'Nowhere Near' Reaching Climate Change Target: UN Report
    Environment

    World 'Nowhere Near' Reaching Climate Change Target: UN Report

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Joanna Prisco|Sept. 27, 2018

    Author of key UN climate report speaks out on need for urgency. Read more

  • Article: 'Don't Accept Our History Unraveling': Macron Urges World to Take Collective Action at UN
    Citizenship

    'Don't Accept Our History Unraveling': Macron Urges World to Take Collective Action at UN

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 26, 2018

    "Let's stop signing trade agreements with those who don't comply with the Paris agreement.” Read more

  • Article: South African President Ramaphosa Honours Nelson Mandela In His Debut UN Speech
    Citizenship

    South African President Ramaphosa Honours Nelson Mandela In His Debut UN Speech

    By Mbali Kgame|Sept. 26, 2018

    A statue of Mandela, South Africa’s first democratic president, was also unveiled this week. Read more

  • Article: What to Expect From This Week's United Nations Gathering
    Citizenship

    What to Expect From This Week's United Nations Gathering

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 25, 2018

    “There is no way forward but collective, common-sense action for the common good.” Read more

  • Article: A Former Child Orphan Just Joined With the UN to Empower and Educate Girls in South Africa
    Girls & Women

    A Former Child Orphan Just Joined With the UN to Empower and Educate Girls in South Africa

    By Mbali Kgame|Sept. 25, 2018

    Sibulele Sibaca was orphaned at 16 by HIV — so she launched a foundation to support other girls. Read more

  • Article: 5 Key Issues Trump Spoke About in His UN Speech
    Citizenship

    5 Key Issues Trump Spoke About in His UN Speech

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 25, 2018

    “America will always choose independence and cooperation over global dominance.” Read more

  • Article: Over 45,000 of You Just Called on Jeremy Hunt to Get Justice For Rohingya Children
    AdvocacyCitizenship

    Over 45,000 of You Just Called on Jeremy Hunt to Get Justice For Rohingya Children

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 21, 2018

    These children and their families have suffered horrific violence — and they deserve justice. Read more

  • Article: India Halved Its Poverty Rate in 10 Years: Report
    Citizenship

    India Halved Its Poverty Rate in 10 Years: Report

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 21, 2018

    Globally, 1.3 billion people live in poverty. Read more