Tagged: United Nations
The latest UN report on addressing climate change reflects a strong Western bias, but it's the most comprehensive tool we've got.
IPS Associate Fellow, Ajamu Baraka visiting from Colombia, South America on a U.S. tour will speak about "why the fight must be for people-centered human rights."
As the Green Climate Fund (GCF) Board prepares to meet in Bali, Oscar Reyes identifies some of the key issues that will shape an institution that is expected to become central in providing international climate finance.
President Obama's speech at the United Nations General Assembly reflected some of the extraordinary shifts in global politics that have taken shape in the last six or eight weeks. - Article originally appeared on The Nation's blog.
Foreign-funded mining operations may not be enough to alleviate the scourges of cholera, displaced people, and corrupt leaders.
Today we have the possibility to turn the threat of war around. There is renewed hope that the global community can make that turn now, today.
The threat of a reckless, dangerous, and illegal US or US-led assault on Syria is looking closer than ever.
Join us for a remarkable panel discussion on the impact and future of the small arms trade in Africa.
President Obama called their use a "game changer."
Chanting, "Human need, not corporate greed! Robin Hood Tax now!" protesters dressed as polar bears, farmers, and bankers engaged with officials entering the meeting to urge them to support a Robin Hood Tax.