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.
by Emily Atkin Posted on September 23, 2014
President Barack Obama will announce the new executive order during a speech before more than 120 world leaders at the U.N. climate summit in New York City.
by Jessica Goldstein Posted on September 22, 2014
"No country in the world can yet say they have achieved gender equality."
by Ari Phillips Posted on September 21, 2014
The People's Climate March more than tripled expectations as over 310,000 people showed up to voice support for climate action. Here's how it looked on the ground.
by Aviva Shen Posted on September 21, 2014
Snapshots of the biggest climate march in history.
by Hayes Brown Posted on September 18, 2014
The Medicines Sans Frontier doctor is on the front line in the fight against Ebola. But he can't do it without the world's help, he says.