World Environment Day and the U.S. Decision to Leave the Paris Agreement

World Environment Day was developed by the United Nations in 1974 to encourage worldwide awareness and call for action for…

Refugee Children Want to be in School

A refugee is a person fleeing conflict or persecution. They are defined and protected in international law, and must not…

International Day for Disaster Relief 2016

The International Day for Disaster Relief is observed annually every 13th of October. This year, the Day will focus on…

Learn in a Flash: Sustainable Development Goals

You may have heard of the Sustainable Development Goals and Millennium Development goals mentioned in class or in the news….

World Refugee Day 2014

ref·u·gee, [/ˌrefyo͝oˈjē, ˈrefyo͝oˌjē/], noun: A person who has been forced to leave their country in order to escape war, persecution,…

Why Rwanda Never Leaves You

Lasting 100 days, the Rwandan genocide was brutally efficient, leading to the murder of over 800,000 Tutsi, Hutu moderates and…