Protection Crisis - Peacekeeper Puts Mask on Student

Protection Crisis: COVID-19 More than Health Pandemic

“Protection crisis” was the catchphrase at the UN Security Council last Thursday. Find out what the issues were in the debate about pandemic security. (5:00 min read)

World Health Assembly - Xi Jinping at Desk Presenting

World Health Assembly: What’s China Hiding?

The World Health Assembly began today. China’s president sounded conciliatory, but find out what his speech didn’t cover. (5:00 min read)

Infodemic - Shocked Woman at Laptop

Infodemic: “Dangerous Outbreak of Misinformation”

The "Infodemic" means all the pandemic-based rumours and lies spreading on the internet. Find out how to prevent these conspiracy theories from spreading. (5:45 min read)

UN Peacekeeping – 8 Point Plan to Build “Beacon of Hope”

The UN Secretary-General called UN peacekeeping a beacon of hope in a recent speech. Find out what the plans are to make that beacon shine even brighter. (5:30 min read)

Human Rights Call to Action Antonio Guterres at podium

Human Rights Call to Action from UN Chief

The Human Rights Council heard UN chief Antonio Guterres launch a seven point call to action this week. Find out how Guterres plans to get things done. (5:00 min read)

World Court Judges on the Bench

World Court Denounces Rohingya Genocide

The World Court ruled unanimously yesterday against the Myanmar government's Rohingya genocide. Find out why this is a setback for Myanmar's ruler, Aan San Suu Kyi and a victory for universal human rights. (4:00 min read)

COP25 Outcome - President at Dais

COP25 Outcome – Another Flop

The COP25 outcome document finally arrived on Sunday. It lists the results of the annual UN climate conference held in Madrid. Find out why even the Secretary-General admits that he is disappointed with it. (10 min read)

International Day of Non Violence Thoreau cabin

Happy International Day of Non-Violence!

Learn more about the long history of non violent action and civil disobedience for social progress on this International Day of Non-Violence. (3:30 min read)