How is cash aid used?

Cash transfer programs are meant to reduce poverty but their effectiveness depends on each country. 

2017’s UN Agenda

State members hope to reach agreements on a diverse range of global issues, including oceans, tuberculosis and killer robots among others. 

Ban Ki-moon’s legacy

With an eye in South Korea’s presidency, Mr. Ban Ki-moon is seeking to burnish his UN legacy. 

Women on the target

Despite campaigns against gender-based violence cases continue to reach the headlines.