In the 25 years since the first International Day for the Eradication of Poverty, human development has lifted hundreds of millions of people out of poverty, and has increased economic and social… Read more
Education is a fundamental human right and a public good. It transforms lives by driving economic and social development. It promotes peace, tolerance and social inclusion. It is key to eradicating… Read more
Everyone is born free and equal in dignity and rights.
Today is the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia, a day to raise awareness of the human rights of lesbian, gay,… Read more
AIDS continues to be a global health and development challenge, but there is reason to feel encouraged on this World AIDS Day. By June 2017, 20.9 million, or 57% of the 36.7 million people living with… Read more
Today is the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women and Girls – a day that reminds us that we all have a role to play in ending the world’s most pervasive, yet one of the… Read more