by Beenish Ahmed Posted on November 19, 2014 Updated: November 20, 2014
The public health issues are myriad – and not always obvious, but defecating in the open isn't exactly the stuff of stuff of polite conversation.
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on November 12, 2014
“This incident is a reflection of a very bad, poor system, of a nonexistent and nonaccountable public health system, where such tragedies are waiting to happen."
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on October 27, 2014
Individual contributions to combat Ebola have lagged behind natural disaster relief efforts in years past.
by Ari Phillips Posted on October 27, 2014
The more than 2,000 comments from government officials illustrate the challenges of reaching an agreement.
by Beenish Ahmed Posted on October 9, 2014
“They just try to outsource the refugees."
by Zack Ford Posted on September 26, 2014
The United Nations Human Rights Commission passed a resolution seeking to protect LGBT people from violence, but not everybody supported it.
by Ari Phillips Posted on September 24, 2014
As Tuesday's United Nations summit wrapped up, there were an array of pledges to reduce carbon emissions and help fund green programs, but what did the world's largest GHG emitter -- China -- have to say?
by Hayes Brown Posted on September 24, 2014
The plan to use the U.N. to help crack down on foreign fighters joining ISIS was months in the making.
by Katie Valentine Posted on September 23, 2014
"We look at our children and wonder how they will know themselves or their culture should they lose our islands."
by Ari Phillips Posted on September 23, 2014
Addressing deforestation is a major agenda item at Tuesday's climate summit, including the announcement of the New York Declaration on Forests.