by Natasha Geiling Apr 22, 2016
Secretary of State John Kerry signed the agreement with his granddaughter.
by Beenish Ahmed Apr 15, 2016
“We’ve had droughts before, but never like this," said Mirene Raymond, a 69-year-old rice farmer.
by Beenish Ahmed Feb 29, 2016
A Pakistani documentary filmmaker is on a quest to stop "honor killings" in her country.
by Beenish Ahmed Feb 25, 2016
While the arms embargo isn’t a binding measure, it is sends a strong message to E.U. countries to halt arms sales to Saudi Arabia.
by Alex Zielinski Feb 5, 2016
Countries' advice to women to delay pregnancies "ignores the reality" that they don't have control over when they become pregnant.
by Adrienne Mahsa Varkiani Jan 19, 2016
“This is the horror they face in their homelands.”
by Beenish Ahmed Jan 15, 2016
Many of the reports of violence seem to stem from ethnic conflict, of grave concern in Burundi, which emerged in 2005 from a 12-year conflict that pitted the country’s Tutsi minority against rebel groups from its Hutu majority.
by Beenish Ahmed Jan 12, 2016
"I look like a skeleton covered only in skin."
by Beenish Ahmed Nov 13, 2015
"There is a very close link between so-called 'cultural emergencies' and humanitarian or security emergencies," Giovanni Boccardi of UNESCO told ThinkProgress.
by Natasha Geiling Oct 30, 2015
The U.N. says the world is well on its way to avoiding climate catastrophe, but not everyone has such an optimistic outlook.