Weekly News Roundup: Week of 3/31

Stay in the loop about global issues with our list of this week’s major happenings in international relations...

Where Are We Now? The Millennium Development Goals — Part Two

In 2000, the United Nations (UN) adopted the Millennium Declaration. Eight ambitious goals sprang from this declaration as UN member states agreed to work toward the alleviation of extreme poverty....

Where Are We Now? The Millennium Development Goals — Part One

In September 2000, the member nations comprising the United Nations (UN) convened at the New York headquarters to adopt the Millennium Declaration. Eight individual goals were developed to alleviate extreme poverty and its underlying causes. Collectively, these are known as the Millennium Development Goals...

Weekly News Roundup: Week of 3/24

Stay in the loop about global issues with our list of this week’s major happenings in international relations...

Five Innovative NGOs in Agriculture

From bamboo floorboards to emergency food relief, agriculture is an incredibly important part of everyday life. Many poverty-stricken areas find it hard to grow socially and economically due to a lack of resources and training. These five innovative NGOs and companies work in developing countries to help...