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“Womenomics” linking gender equality and economic growth

The world would be a different place if its nations believed and practiced what’s been called “womenomics”, a theory linking the advancement of women to increased development rates.

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“New, universal, meaningful” climate deal expected in 2015

Countries are expected to adopt a “new, universal and meaningful” climate agreement next year, according to a senior UN official.

Selwin Hart, the Director of the UN Secretary-General’s Climate Support Team made the observation ahead of the Paris Climate Summit scheduled in 2015.

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UN backed global agenda represents views of “everyday people”

A new global agenda aiming to end poverty, transform lives and protect the planet by 2030 represents the views of “everyday people”.

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