The United Nations is taking action to better the world over the next 15 years. So, what are our greatest global challenges?
UN Sustainable Development Summit
“More than 150 world leaders are expected to attend the UN Sustainable Development Summit from September 25-27 at UN headquarters in New York to formally adopt an ambitious new sustainable development agenda. ”
“Every year, authors, journalists, teachers, researchers, schoolchildren and students ask us for statistics about hunger and malnutrition.”
Environment: Ninety percent of Europeans believe biodiversity loss is a problem
“An overwhelming majority of Europeans believe that the loss of biological diversity is a serious problem, according to a Eurobarometer survey on
attitudes to biodiversity.”
Tensions Simmer as Namibia Divides Its Farmland
“It started as a minor dispute between farm worker and farm owner, a bit of unpleasantness that might have been smoothed over with a few mild words. ”
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