Cash transfer programs are meant to reduce poverty but their effectiveness depends on each country.
According to some authors this could lead to more creative and great minds and more productive work.
According to UNICEF these children live in harsh conditions, lack access to decent health, education and protection services.
State members hope to reach agreements on a diverse range of global issues, including oceans, tuberculosis and killer robots among others.
The Smog Free Tower is a project that can raise awareness to the air pollution problem.
According to Oxford University 47% of all jobs could be automated by 2034 and no government is prepared to face this.
In 2016 the renewable energy future came closer as installing a new solar panel is cheaper than the comparable investment in coal, natural gas or other options.
Amnesty International remains positive about a year many have written off as a terrible one.
Far-right anger is moving mainstream with more and more voters.
This architecture firm offers a border without the negative social, cultural and physical connotations associated with physical barriers.
Japan and Russia are expected to formally settle WWII with a peace treaty after 71 years.
After triggering Article 50 EU migrants shouldn’t be allowed to permanently stay in the UK, report says.
The world has shifted away from the old liberal-conservative model and is experiencing a new one, with Latin America as an outsider.
A report by the CDP (Carbon disclosure project) shows manufacturers don’t even know which forests they’re destroying.
Despite campaigns against gender-based violence cases continue to reach the headlines.
They reflect a divided and politicized word.
The transport sector is responsible for a quarter of energy related greenhouse gas emissions.
‘Orange the World’ began on 25 November and will end 10 December with the Human Rights Day.
He believes the human race is threatened by nuclear war, catastrophic global warming and genetically engineered viruses.
US elections, Brexit and Colombian peace deal referendum are among the list.
The Standing Rock Sioux tribe fight against an oil pipeline in North Dakota has many things in common with opposition to mega projects in Latin America.
Despite the problems in the region, Morocco’s been powering forward in climate change issues and is the sixth best country in the 2016 Climate Change Performance Index.
The political outsider had a stunning victory over Democrat Hilary Clinton.
UNICEF reports about 300 million children live in areas where outdoor air is six or more times higher than international pollution guidelines.
2016’s Mediterranean death toll has hit an all-time high, one person dies for every 88 arrivals.
While Clinton email scandal resurfaces Trump closes the poll gap.
With French authorities determined to destroy this migrant camp in Calais, migrants face a new future.
Besides disproportionally affecting the world's poor, climate change is expected to complicate addressing and resolving structural issues of inequality and social exclusion.
The iconic superhero was named Honorary Ambassador for the Empowerment of Women and Girls by the UN but criticism didn’t wait.
The violation of human rights and insufficient legal guarantees of equality are some of the issues affecting older people around the world.
2017 marks the fiftieth anniversary of Israeli occupation and for Palestinian refugees life seems to barely go on.
Amnesty International accused rich nations of hosting the fewest number of refugees and doing the least to solve their situation.
This day honors the "discovery" of America but forgets conquistadors wiped as much as 95% of native populations.
Around the world 15 million girls are married before the age of 18 each year.
Prime Minister Theresa May announced the process will begin by the end of March and will make limits on immigration a priority.
The number of female heads of state and government is just 16.
As US Republican candidate, UK politicians want to build a wall in Calais to keep migrants out. It will replace the fencing along the ferry's port to prevent migrants from attempting to board lorries.
Life for the vast majority of Americans has improved under his administration says the polling company Gallup after 8 years of surveys.
Charles Webel , Professor in Peace Studies, proposes combating terror with dialogue and negotiation instead of the force of arms.
September 4-5 the 11th G20 Summit was held in China.