Here you will find explanatory journalism and other timely, useful information about how international organizations work along with links to background and sourcing.
One week after a warning from IAEA, Iran said it will soon increase its low-level enriched uranium stockpile above a limit in the 2015 nuclear deal.
Climate concerns have rarely if ever weighed heavily in any major election — until now, with Europe’s Greens gaining influence from worried voters.
More than 1 million people in Gaza risk running out of food less than a year after the U.S. announced a cutoff in aid to Palestinians, UNRWA said.
WHO began testing the world’s first malaria vaccine in Malawi, one of three African nations where it is being used to immunize children up to two years old.
Research from a Swiss-based network found that due to global warming, the world’s glaciers were melting five times as fast as they were in mid-20th century.
The United Nations and Israel plunged into an intense debate over the use of deadly force against protesters in Palestinian territory.
The world’s foremost body for encouraging human rights got a dismal message: U.N. leaders see a rise in hatred and a retreat in progress globally.
Globalization and international cooperation have more staying power than populist nationalism, the World Economic Forum found in a global survey.
Foreign meddling in conflicts, U.S.-China trade tensions and global warming topped the concerns of leading international organizations at the end of 2018.
The United Nations General Assembly adopted a new global treaty that spreads responsibility for those helping refugees flee from war and persecution.
A U.S. Supreme Court case could weaken immunity rules for international organizations in the nation that offers them the most financial support.
Among international organizations on social media, the U.N.’s new human rights chief and UNICEF were the Twitterverse’s undisputed champions.
Corruption erodes governance. But the fight against it can bring unintended consequences. Both were dark themes an anti-corruption conference explored.
The Nobel Prize-winning U.N. panel on climate change said it’s life or death for much of the planet as soon as 2040.
Diplomats, experts and international organizations are rushing to protect the rich biodiversity of open oceans against commercial pressures.
The brutality of Syria’s war has made it difficult to ensure accountability — a basic requirement of peace — such as keeping an accurate death toll.
More than a half-century after the world agreed to keep the peace in outer space, U.S. President Donald Trump’s plans could violate international space law.
Three times a year, a little-known expert panel gathers in Geneva and New York with a monumental task: upholding people’s civil and political rights.
The U.N. and UNICEF are the most popular organizations on Twitter, where U.S. President Donald Trump overtook Pope Francis in the most-followed ranking.
The U.N. is convening its first outer space conference in almost two decades, the celestial counterpart to its Earth-bound mission to prevent more wars.
Conflicts around the world forced more than 65 million people to leave their homes. On average, 28,300 people a day flee conflict or persecution.