#naciones unidas

  • Article: If You Use Natural Resources Like There's 'No Tomorrow,' There May Not Be One, UN Says
    Environment

    If You Use Natural Resources Like There's 'No Tomorrow,' There May Not Be One, UN Says

    March 13, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Surging consumption of natural resources accounts for half of the world's planet-heating emissions. Read more

  • Article: UN Reaches Anti-Slavery 'Milestone' — But Millions Are Still at Risk
    Citizenship

    UN Reaches Anti-Slavery 'Milestone' — But Millions Are Still at Risk

    Dec. 12, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Migrants are considered particularly vulnerable to exploitation. Read more

  • Article: Home Is The Most Dangerous Place For Women: UN Report
    Girls & Women

    Home Is The Most Dangerous Place For Women: UN Report

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Madeleine Keck|Nov. 29, 2018

    Six women are killed every hour by someone they know. Read more

  • Article: Humans Could Face Extinction if We Don't Protect Biodiversity: UN
    Environment

    Humans Could Face Extinction if We Don't Protect Biodiversity: UN

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Nov. 8, 2018

    “By the time you feel what is happening, it may be too late.” Read more

  • Article: The Ozone Layer Is on Track to Make a Full Recovery
    Environment

    The Ozone Layer Is on Track to Make a Full Recovery

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Nov. 6, 2018

    Without the ozone, ultraviolet rays would flood the planet. Read more

  • Article: 5 Things You Can Do Now in Response to the UN's Terrifying New Climate Report
    Environment

    5 Things You Can Do Now in Response to the UN's Terrifying New Climate Report

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Oct. 9, 2018

    There needs to be "rapid, far-reaching, and unprecedented changes in all aspects of society." Read more

  • 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: The Key to Ending World Hunger? Healthy Soil, UN Says
    Food & Hunger

    The Key to Ending World Hunger? Healthy Soil, UN Says

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Joanna Prisco|Aug. 14, 2018

    It’s a dirty job, but somebody has to do it. Read more