COP24 addresses climate change displacement ahead of crunch migration meeting
2018-12-10 13:35:58

COP24 addresses climate change displacement ahead of crunch migration meeting

As hundreds of decision-makers are gathering in Marrakech to agree new standards for global migration, the United Nations climate change conference ‘COP24’ is looking at concrete ways to help countries


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Colonizing other planets could trigger war on Earth
2018-12-04 16:05:52

Colonizing other planets could trigger war on Earth

Plans for the exploration and even colonization of other planets are very much in the air, and getting to Mars in particular has become a billionaire's hobby lately. Elon Musk would like to establish a human colony on Mars in a matter of decades

CO2 emissions on the rise for first time in four years, UN agency warns
2018-11-29 14:10:39

CO2 emissions on the rise for first time in four years, UN agency warns

A new report released on Tuesday by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) shows that global carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions rose again during 2017 after a three year hiatus, highlighting the imperative for countries to deliver

Xiaomi announces strategic cooperation with Ikea in ai + iot field
2018-11-28 15:25:47

Xiaomi announces strategic cooperation with Ikea in ai + iot field

Xiaomi Company held the AioT Developer Conference in Beijing, and together with many cooperative enterprises and developers, look forward to the era of ‘Internet of Everything’. The president of IKEA Retail China in Sweden

Future of our planet hinges on action by today’s youth – UN deputy chief
2018-11-22 12:40:56

Future of our planet hinges on action by today’s youth – UN deputy chief

Protecting the planet rests on this generation’s youth and their inclination “to hold leaders and decision-makers accountable,” especially in the combat against climate change

More countries partner to target ‘zero hunger’ in global south
2018-11-19 11:10:00

More countries partner to target ‘zero hunger’ in global south

More than 20 countries committed to a new declaration on agricultural and rural development on Friday, in a bid to stamp out poverty and hunger. The commitment came at the end of a forum on international development cooperation

When nations work together, hope prevails and collective solutions can be found - UN chief tells Peace Forum, marking World War centenary in Paris
2018-11-16 11:10:14

When nations work together, hope prevails and collective solutions can be found - UN chief tells Peace Forum, marking World War centenary in Paris

From conflict and economic downturn to disease and climate change, global problems require “more than ever” a strengthening of international cooperation, United Nations Secretary-General António Guterrestold