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North Korea accuses US of ‘unlawful brutal robbery’ after it commandeered a cargo ship and sailed it to American Samoa
The US Department of Justice said it seized the "Wise Honest," one of North Korea's largest, accusing it of coal shipments that violate UN sanctions.
A group of Torres Strait Islanders filed a landmark UN human rights complaint against the Australian government for failing to act on climate change
A group of Torres Strait Islanders filed a landmark complaint with the United Nations against the Australian government in response to climate change.
Up to 1 million species are facing extinction, according to a new UN report. Without them, we could run out of food.
A new United Nations report on the world's biodiversity found that between 500,000 and 1 million species face extinction due to habitat destruction.
The US removed ‘sexual health’ language from a UN anti-rape resolution, the latest example of America’s shifting global priorities
The US used a veto threat to remove language on sexual health in a UN anti-rape resolution, the latest example of the US's shifting global priorities.
Trump told a cheering NRA crowd that the US is withdrawing from a UN treaty that regulates the global arms trade
Trump told the NRA in Indianapolis that the UN Arms Trade Treaty was "badly misguided" and said that the US was withdrawing its signature.
The US is threatening to veto a UN resolution intended to offer support to survivors of rape because of reproductive health language
The US is reportedly threatening to veto a UN resolution that would prevent rape as a weapon of war and terrorism, because it mentions sexual health.
Trump says he considered his daughter Ivanka for high-level positions at the UN and the World Bank because she’s ‘very good with numbers...
Trump insisted nominating Ivanka for roles at the UN and World Bank "would’ve had nothing to do with nepotism" and she would have been "incredible."
Floating cities could help address two global challenges: sea level rise and a lack of affordable housing.
David Attenborough warns of the ‘collapse of our civilizations,’ if climate change continues to be ignored
"If we don’t take action, the collapse of our civilizations and the extinction of much of the natural world is on the horizon."