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Politics Are Keeping the UN From Protecting Children
March 26, 2021

Politics Are Keeping the UN From Protecting Children

By Karin Landgren
International pressure was critical to ending the use of child soldiers in Nepal. The United Nations can’t let politics undermine its mission to do so elsewhere.

As Myanmar Crisis Grows, Dispute Breaks Out Over Country’s UN Seat
March 03, 2021

As Myanmar Crisis Grows, Dispute Breaks Out Over Country’s UN Seat

By Sebastian Strangio
The coup has given way to to a dispute over who should represent Myanmar at the United Nations.
The World Must Step Up to Save Afghanistan’s Children
November 18, 2020

The World Must Step Up to Save Afghanistan’s Children

By Chris Nyamandi
The world must commit to supporting Afghan children living amid continued conflict and violence.

Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons Set to Enter Into Force
November 05, 2020

Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons Set to Enter Into Force

By Rajeswari Pillai Rajagopalan
On January 22, 2021 the TPNW will enter into force. But will it matter?

Afghanistan Needs Peace, But So Much More
October 07, 2020

Afghanistan Needs Peace, But So Much More

By John Aylieff
Real peace – the type that lasts – is about much more than the absence of guns and explosive devices. 

Fiji’s Bainimarama Makes Pacific Plea for Multilateralism
October 06, 2020

Fiji’s Bainimarama Makes Pacific Plea for Multilateralism

By Grant Wyeth
From COVID-19 to climate change, the most pressing global issues – and those of most concern to Pacific states – are best served by collective action.

What Did Central Asia’s Leaders Have to Say to the UN General Assembly?
September 24, 2020

What Did Central Asia’s Leaders Have to Say to the UN General Assembly?

By Catherine Putz
The five leaders foregrounded a range of issues, from the pressing challenge of COVID-19 to vague promises of political reform.
Indigenous Activists in Myanmar Clash With UN Over Proposed Park
August 19, 2020

Indigenous Activists in Myanmar Clash With UN Over Proposed Park

By Associated Press
The proposed park, intended for conservation, could displace residents of 225 villages and disrupt their largely agrarian lifestyle.

What Does India’s Election as a Non-Permanent Member of the UNSC Mean For Pakistan?
June 19, 2020

What Does India’s Election as a Non-Permanent Member of the UNSC Mean For Pakistan?

By Umair Jamal
Will Islamabad face consequences at the Security Council with India’s membership?

It’s Time to Stop the Chinese Communist Party’s Shadow Campaign for Power at the United Nations
June 11, 2020

It’s Time to Stop the Chinese Communist Party’s Shadow Campaign for Power at the United Nations

By Michael McCaul
The CCP poses a significant long-term national security and economic threat to the U.S. and our allies.

Singapore Beats China in UN IP Leadership Contest
March 06, 2020

Singapore Beats China in UN IP Leadership Contest

By Associated Press
Daren Tang won a crucial nomination to become the next director-general of the World Intellectual Property Organization over China's Wang Binyang.
The UN Secretary General’s Visit to Islamabad Boosts the PTI’s Fortunes
February 24, 2020

The UN Secretary General’s Visit to Islamabad Boosts the PTI’s Fortunes

By Hamzah Rifaat Hussain
Antonio Guterres’ visit to Pakistan upped the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf’s domestic credentials.

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