More and more people are using their wealth to acquire residency or citizenship in countries that are considered more “desirable”.
The cost of keeping those suffering from HIV alive is putting some countries, most notably in Africa, in insurmountable debt.
Far more people with HIV are now living longer, thanks to new antiretroviral drug treatments.
Value of women’s unpaid work deserves recognition
The value of women’s unpaid work deserves greater recognition in societies around the world.
The amount of money required to meet global humanitarian needs in 2016 is “tremendous,” according to the man heading up the World Humanitarian Summit to be held in Turkey next May.
Human health is bound to suffer if global warming goes beyond the limits agreed in December at the Paris climate change conference.
That’s the view of Jörg Hacker, a member of the UN Secretary-General’s Scientific Advisory Board.
UN marks 15 years since landmark resolution on women, peace and security
Talks aimed at bringing an end to the conflict in Syria will resume in Geneva in early next year.
That’s according to Michael Møller, the Director-General of the UN Office at Geneva.
“We are moving” to enact necessary reforms to UN peacekeeping in 2016, says the top official in charge of operations.
The world should not have been “too surprised” by this year’s migrant and refugee crisis.
That’s according to the Director General of the International Organization for Migration (IOM), William Lacy Swing.