Africa, Armed Conflicts, Development & Aid, Editors’ Choice, Featured, Food & Agriculture, Food Sustainability, Global, Global Governance, Headlines, Human Rights, Peace, Population, Poverty & SDGs, Regional Categories, TerraViva United Nations | Analysis For many people affected by conflict, agriculture is their only means of survival, according to the Food andRead More →

Climate Change, Development & Aid, Economy & Trade, Editors’ Choice, Environment, Featured, Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI), Headlines, Middle East & North Africa, Population, Regional Categories, TerraViva United Nations The United Arab Emirates is also paying the price of rapid economic development in terms of climate change. Air-conditioning has provedRead More →

Biodiversity, Climate Change, Economy & Trade, Editors’ Choice, Environment, Featured, Global, Global Geopolitics, Global Governance, Green Economy, Headlines, IPS UN: Inside the Glasshouse, Natural Resources, TerraViva United Nations | Opinion Andrew Norton is director, International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED) Coral reef in Mexico. Credit: Mauricio Ramos/IPS LONDON, SepRead More →

Civil Society, Conferences, Development & Aid, Editors’ Choice, Energy, Environment, Featured, Headlines, Human Rights, Indigenous Rights, Latin America & the Caribbean, North America, Poverty & SDGs, Regional Categories United Nations Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, Victoria Tauli-Corpuz of the Philippines (3rd left), calls for the full participationRead More →

Aid, Development & Aid, Editors’ Choice, Education, Featured, Headlines, Human Rights, IPS UN: Inside the Glasshouse, North America, Population, Regional Categories, TerraViva United Nations This article is part of a series of stories on disability inclusion. According to the United Nations “sport can help reduce the stigma and discrimination associatedRead More →

Editors’ Choice, Featured, Global, Global Geopolitics, Headlines, IPS UN: Inside the Glasshouse, TerraViva United Nations Donald J. Trump, President of the United States of America, addresses the Assembly’s annual general debate. Credit: UN Photo/Cia Pak UNITED NATIONS, Sep 19 2018 (IPS) – The unpredictable Donald Trump, described by some asRead More →

Asia-Pacific, Development & Aid, Economy & Trade, Featured, Headlines, opinion, Population, Poverty & SDGs, Regional Categories, Trade & Investment | Opinion Kris Janssens is a Belgian reporter based in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. His goal is to tell extraordinary stories about ordinary people throughout Southeast Asia. The little shop owned byRead More →

Development & Aid, Europe, Featured, Global, Global Geopolitics, Headlines, Human Rights, Migration & Refugees, Population, Poverty & SDGs, TerraViva United Nations | Opinion Carl Soderbergh is Director of Policy & Communications, Minority Rights Group International Sub Saharan Africans – IsraelFemale African asylum-seekers during a protest march where they called onRead More →

Africa, Development & Aid, Farming Crisis: Filling An Empty Plate, Featured, Food & Agriculture, Food Sustainability, Global, Headlines, Poverty & SDGs, Regional Categories, TerraViva United Nations | Opinion Esther Ngumbi is a post-doctoral researcher at the Department of Entomology and Plant Pathology at Auburn University in Alabama. She was theRead More →