U.N. Declares Sexual Violence a Global Moral Crisis

U.N. Declares Sexual Violence a Global Moral Crisis

The U.N. secretary general’s special representative on sexual violence, Zainab Bangura, has declared the sexual violence prevalent in today’s world conflicts as a global moral crisis. Speaking about the stories relayed to her from victims on the front lines of ISIS-held areas in Iraq and Syria, Bangura admitted the accounts of suffering and sexual violence took a […]

A Trillion Dollar Investment Opportunity in Sustainable Energy for All

A Trillion Dollar Investment Opportunity in Sustainable Energy for All

At the recently concluded United Nations, Sustainable Energy For All Forum (SE4All), world leaders, non-profits, and representatives of various corporate organizations working for expanding the use of renewable, sustainable energy sources got together. The growth potential of investment in sustainable energy sources is being considered huge for the next few decades. As per Kandeh Yumkella, […]

Action on Sustainable Energy for All, a Moral Duty of This Age: UN Deputy Chief

Action on Sustainable Energy for All, a Moral Duty of This Age: UN Deputy Chief

The second annual United Nations Sustainable Energy For All (SE4All) Forum 2015 served as a stimulus for global efforts towards reduction in carbon emissions. Growing concerns about the continuous use of fossil fuel by countries around the world, pollution, climate change, and innovative steps in the direction of systematic adoption of cleaner and sustainable energy […]