by Jeff Spross Posted on December 9, 2014 Updated: December 9, 2014
Previous estimates said developing countries would need to invest $70 to $100 billion per year through 2050. But a new U.N. report says it's more like $250 to $500 billion per year.
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on December 9, 2014
Wars, violence, and weak health care infrastructure made it difficult for millions of children to live healthy lives.
by Ari Phillips Posted on December 2, 2014 Updated: December 2, 2014
From Lima, Peru this year to Paris, France next year, climate talks for the post-2020 deal have entered their final stage.
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on December 1, 2014
Since 2001, annual estimates of the newly infected have fallen by nearly 40 percent.
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.