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Caving to outside pressure, this week the organization added women to the High-level Independent Panel on UN Peace Operations—but it still falls short of gender parity.
Bill Gates and a corps of Western donors are on a mission to rid Nigeria of the crippling virus, but the last cases have been hard to stamp out.
After two decades of sham negotiations, it’s the best way to put pressure on Israel to end the occupation.
How the WHO’s blindness and Western biases let the Ebola epidemic run wild.
The Grey Lady’s recent editorial on Ukraine and Vladimir Putin was one-dimensional and ideological.
A new biography explores the remarkable life and lasting legacy of the early UN secretary-general.
A new campaign against robotic weapons systems is challenging society’s latest threat to peace.
But will weak protections against human rights abuses undermine the treaty’s intent?
After fleeing violence at home, Syrians struggle to eke out a new life in Jordan’s cities and towns.
Clark discusses the work of UNDP, the launch of the 2013 Human Development Report in Mexico, the Millennium Development Goals and the many challenges that the UN will face in the future.