by Emily Atkin Posted on September 9, 2014
More carbon dioxide was emitted into our atmosphere between 2012 and 2013 than in any other year since 1984, putting humans on the fast track toward irreversible global warming, the United Nation's weather agency said in a report released Tuesday.
by Ari Phillips Posted on September 8, 2014 Updated: September 17, 2014
Everything you need to know about the march, the summit and over 100 other climate events in September.
by Carimah Townes Posted on September 8, 2014 Updated: September 8, 2014
An alarming Human Rights Watch report details acts of sexual violence by African troops who are meant to protect the very women and girls they're abusing.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on September 5, 2014
According to UNICEF, endemic levels of physical and emotional abuse are inflicted on children each day.
by Katie Valentine Posted on August 29, 2014
The young woman selected by the UN will address more than 100 international leaders during the UN's Climate Summit in September.
by Hayes Brown Posted on August 29, 2014
And there are now more than 3 million Syrian refugees dispersed throughout the region as a result of the civil war.
by Hayes Brown Posted on August 21, 2014 Updated: August 21, 2014
More than 50 million people are in need of help. Here's a look at the four biggest crises.
by Annie Malknecht Posted on August 18, 2014
In the fight against crushing poverty, many are focusing on how far some countries are from the goal. Instead, here's how far some have come.
by Hayes Brown Posted on August 18, 2014
Obama will be returning to the head of the Security Council's table next month to lead a session on the threat of foreign fighters joining terrorist groups.
by Hayes Brown Posted on August 13, 2014
As the world rushes to support civilians in Iraq, Libya's parliament voted to request similar help.