Human Rights
GBV (Gender Based Violences) is happening at a much higher rate than most realize—not just in remote villages around the globe, but right in our backyards. Also, due to the nature of power dynamics along with cultural and societal norms and local laws, it is disproportionately underreported compared to other crimes and abuses. Read more >>

Sustainable Development Goals
Pointing to climate change, inequalities and other serious challenges, United Nations Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed told a forum on Thursday Development that “the clock is ticking” down, to making the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. Read more >>

Economic Development
The impact of high levels of debt on development efforts “cannot be overstated”, the head of the United Nations Development Fund (UNDP)  told  a Ministerial Breakfast Meeting on least developed countries (LDCs) on Saturday. Read more >>