The US joined Saudi Arabia in opposing a UN resolution condemning the death penalty for individuals engaging in same-sex relations.
The UN Security Council has approved a resolution that will create an investigation into the war crimes committed by ISIS against Yazidis in Iraq.
The Government of Azerbaijan hosted the Fourth World Forum on Intercultural Dialogue in coordination with the United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural organization (UNESCO).
In a move bound to invite the scorn, disillusionment and anger of women’s rights advocates from all over the world, as well as confirm the general…
CNN reports that Malala Yousafzai, the international icon and advocate for girls’ education, has become the youngest honorary Canadian in the country’s history at age 19.
Nobel Peace Prize winner and activist Malala Yousafzai has been made the youngest ever UN Messenger of Peace. She is 19-years-old.
The UNHCR, the main UN Refugee Agency, stated an open warning about the use of refugees and their difficulties as a political subject or a political tool.