#naciones unidas

  • Article: Climate Change Is Threatening the Fight to End Extreme Poverty: UN
    Environment

    Climate Change Is Threatening the Fight to End Extreme Poverty: UN

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|July 10, 2019

    “It is abundantly clear that a much deeper, faster and more ambitious response is needed.” Read more

  • Article: 2 in 3 People Worldwide Lack Access to the Justice System: Report
    Citizenship

    2 in 3 People Worldwide Lack Access to the Justice System: Report

    July 9, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Stateless people, enslaved individuals, and those living in conflict areas are the most affected. Read more

  • Article: UN Human Rights Chief Blasts Dire Conditions for Migrants at US Border
    Citizenship

    UN Human Rights Chief Blasts Dire Conditions for Migrants at US Border

    By Erica SanchezGaëlle Langué  and  Joe McCarthy|July 8, 2019

    “This should never happen anywhere.” Read more

  • Article: A 'Climate Apartheid' Is Right Around the Corner, UN Warns
    Environment

    A 'Climate Apartheid' Is Right Around the Corner, UN Warns

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|June 25, 2019

    The UN’s special rapporteur on human rights offers a blistering rebuke to governments. Read more

  • Article: Fighting Poverty and Inequality Are Crucial for Mental Health, UN Expert Says
    Health

    Fighting Poverty and Inequality Are Crucial for Mental Health, UN Expert Says

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Gabrielle Deonath|June 25, 2019

    More emphasis must be placed on alleviating social and economic pressures to improve mental health. Read more

  • Article: 37,000 People Fled Their Homes Every Day in 2018
    Citizenship

    37,000 People Fled Their Homes Every Day in 2018

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|June 19, 2019

    “Children don’t flee to seek better opportunities; children flee because there is a risk." Read more

  • Article: UN Urges Countries to Step Up Efforts Amidst 'Climate Emergency'
    Environment

    UN Urges Countries to Step Up Efforts Amidst 'Climate Emergency'

    June 18, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "We are increasingly hearing that this is the fight of our lives." Read more

  • Article: Climate Change Could Undermine Human Civilization by 2050, Report Argues
    Environment

    Climate Change Could Undermine Human Civilization by 2050, Report Argues

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|June 4, 2019

    “Human life on earth may be on the way to extinction, in the most horrible way.” Read more