No country is “immune” from the scourge of modern slavery and the path that many of its victims take “can often by very similar”.
The first ever Paralympic refugee sports team is providing refugees with disabilities a new way to heal from their traumatic experiences.
Managers of shelters in hurricane-ravaged Antigua and Barbuda are being trained to make sure these locations are safe spaces for women and girls.
The tiny Caribbean island nation was devastated by Hurricane Irma, a category 5 storm which struck last month.
Designing robots which feel real emotions could benefit humanity in the years ahead.
That’s the view of Dr David Hanson, a robotics designer and creator of Sophia, an incredibly expressive and human-like robot.
Could space science and technology be the tool to demolish the “gender ceiling” in Nigeria?
That’s the belief of a woman who was involved in the design and building of four satellites launched by the West African country.
Support from the UN to help Haiti finally put an end to cholera, will continue when a new UN Mission for Justice Support, known as MINUJUSTH,
Efforts are under way to eradicate a neglected form of tuberculosis that has a particularly damaging impact on poor rural communities in Africa and South-East Asia, UN health experts said on Thursday.
Back when Astronaut Scott Kelly was a military pilot in the navy, seeing a woman in his class would have been almost as common as “seeing a unicorn.”
Parental leave is smart for the economy and helps change minds
Legal vacuum “an obstacle to advancing gender equality”: UN Peacekeeper