#UN

  • Article: Powerful Women Leaders From Around the World Are Working Together to Fight COVID-19

    Powerful Women Leaders From Around the World Are Working Together to Fight COVID-19

    By Leah Rodriguez|April 28, 2020

    Politicians, humanitarians, and philanthropists helped launch the UN’s latest recovery initiative. Read more

  • Article: The First UN 'Solidarity Flight' Is Bringing Much-Needed COVID-19 Medical Supplies to Africa

    The First UN 'Solidarity Flight' Is Bringing Much-Needed COVID-19 Medical Supplies to Africa

    By Brandon Wiggins|April 15, 2020

    The flight will deliver personal protective equipment and more to "most vulnerable" African nations. Read more

  • Article: 90% of People Around the World Are Biased Against Women: Report

    90% of People Around the World Are Biased Against Women: Report

    By Joe McCarthy|March 6, 2020

    These deeply rooted perceptions prevent women from achieving full equality. Read more

  • Article: Parents Urge Climate Negotiators to Be ‘Real Heroes’ for World’s Children

    Parents Urge Climate Negotiators to Be ‘Real Heroes’ for World’s Children

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Dec. 5, 2019

    Act courageously for your own children, parents' groups tell delegates at UN climate talks. Read more

  • Article: Fatboy Slim Drops Remix of Fiery Greta Thunberg Speech

    Fatboy Slim Drops Remix of Fiery Greta Thunberg Speech

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Oct. 10, 2019

    The “Right Here, Right Now” mashup is having a bit of a moment. Read more

  • Article: 3,758 Backpacks Were Placed in Front of the UN to Call for the Protection of Children in Conflict

    3,758 Backpacks Were Placed in Front of the UN to Call for the Protection of Children in Conflict

    By Erica SanchezLeah Rodriguez  and  Pia Gralki|Sept. 9, 2019

    UNICEF strategically placed the installation at the UN ahead of the General Assembly. Read more

  • Article: A Climate Disaster Takes Place Every Week Around the World, UN Says

    A Climate Disaster Takes Place Every Week Around the World, UN Says

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Sushmita Roy|July 9, 2019

    Climate-related disasters are estimated to cost $520 billion a year. Read more

  • Article: LGBTQ Refugees Face Barriers Around the World. Here's How You Can Help.

    LGBTQ Refugees Face Barriers Around the World. Here's How You Can Help.

    By Joe McCarthy|July 1, 2019

    "It is time to recognize the specific needs of LGBTI asylum-seekers and refugees." Read more