Global Issues

‘High-risk mission’ delivers fuel to Al Shifa Hospital in northern Gaza — Global Issues

The “high-risk mission”, carried out the previous day, was marked by delays at the checkpoint and severely damaged roads. Thousands of hungry civilians also...

Iran urged to halt ‘horrific wave of executions’ — Global Issues

Mohammad Ghobadlou, 23, who reportedly had a mental health condition, was arrested in September 2022 for running over a policeman and killing him during...

Rejection of two-State solution by Israeli leadership ‘unacceptable’, says Guterres — Global Issues

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GlFXrpXNoFU2:05 PMThe meeting is underway, with French foreign minister Stéphane Séjourné in the chair, as his nation holds the presidency for January. The UN...

Latest strikes in Ukraine condemned, surge in Rohingya deaths at sea, greater investment in decent jobs — Global Issues

“I was having coffee at home this morning in Kyiv, my neighbours were getting ready for work, children preparing to go to school, when...

In post-war Sudan ‘I know we will fight hard to heal from the trauma’ — Global Issues

Mr. Ginish is a National Field Coordinator with the Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) in Sudan. He recounts his experience of...

PPPs Private Gain at Public Expense — Global Issues

Opinion by Jomo Kwame Sundaram (kuala lumpur, malaysia)Wednesday, January 24, 2024Inter Press ServiceKUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, Jan 24 (IPS) - At high cost and with...

African Women on the Frontline of Peacekeeping — Global Issues

“It is now time to live up to those commitments and walk the talk. We need to bring the voices of women to the...

What is it, and how can we protect it? — Global Issues

What does 'biodiversity' mean and why is it important?In simple terms, biodiversity refers to all types of life on earth. The UN Convention on...

Gaza fighting spreads into hospitals where there’s ‘no way in and out’ — Global Issues

Speaking in Geneva, Christian Lindmeier, spokesperson for the UN World Health Organization (WHO) confirmed that Al-Khair Hospital was “one of the two hospitals that...

Matchmaking for Green Cities? Accelerating Climate Finance in Urban Areas — Global Issues

Opinion by Liam O Connor - Francisco Martes Porto Macedo - Omar Siddiqu (bangkok, thailand)Tuesday, January 23, 2024Inter Press ServiceBANGKOK, Thailand, Jan 23 (IPS) ...

Rwandas Biodiversity Conservation Gains Momentum With Bird Sounds Recording — Global Issues

“Key focus has been on equipping communities with skills on how to work with bioacoustics data collected in the field as a move to...

UN rights office deplores attack in Russian-occupied Donetsk — Global Issues

Meanwhile, in New York, the Security Council met once again to discuss the war stemming from Russia’s invasion that will mark its bloody two-year...

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