#United Nations

  • Article: Why Women in Zambia's Capital Joined the Women's March

    Why Women in Zambia's Capital Joined the Women's March

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Jan. 24, 2020

    Marchers filled the streets of Lusaka, uniting with the worldwide women’s march movement. Read more

  • Article: UN Orders Myanmar to Prevent Acts of Genocide Against Rohingya

    UN Orders Myanmar to Prevent Acts of Genocide Against Rohingya

    By Catherine Caruso|Jan. 24, 2020

    The UN’s top court is taking a stand against ethnic and religious persecution. Read more

  • Article: Climate Refugees Cannot Be Sent Back Home: UN

    Climate Refugees Cannot Be Sent Back Home: UN

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Catherine Caruso|Jan. 21, 2020

    The United Nations’ landmark ruling sets a global precedent for human rights. Read more

  • Article: UN Resumes Grain Milling in Starving Yemen After Shelling Damage

    UN Resumes Grain Milling in Starving Yemen After Shelling Damage

    By Catherine Caruso|Jan. 10, 2020

    The mills have enough grain to feed millions. Read more

  • Article: Climate Change and Technology Are Creating New Inequalities, UN Says

    Climate Change and Technology Are Creating New Inequalities, UN Says

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Dec. 9, 2019

    "Inequalities in human development are taking new forms." Read more

  • Article: This Ugandan Filmmaker is Using Art to Inspire Real Life Action Against Gender-Based Violence

    This Ugandan Filmmaker is Using Art to Inspire Real Life Action Against Gender-Based Violence

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Dec. 4, 2019

    Her work tackles everything from HIV stigma, to breaking the silence around sexual violence. Read more

  • Article: 5 Things Countries Can Do Immediately to Significantly Lower Emissions

    5 Things Countries Can Do Immediately to Significantly Lower Emissions

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Nov. 27, 2019

    “We need quick wins.” Read more

  • Article: The Gambia Sues Myanmar for Genocide Against Rohingya Muslims

    The Gambia Sues Myanmar for Genocide Against Rohingya Muslims

    From Voice of America|Nov. 12, 2019

    The UN has called the atrocities "a textbook case" of ethnic cleansing. Read more