Human Development for Everyone (1)
UNDP The 2016 Human Development Report in the series of global Human Development Reports published by the United Nations DevelopmentRead more.
Human Development and Sustainability
Eric Neumayer Introduction The literatures on human development and sustainable development, or sustainability for short, have long been separate. ThisRead more.
Water and Climate Change
UN-Water Water is the primary medium through which we will feel the effects of climate change. Water availability is becomingRead more.
Why the Spread of Public Education is Unlikely to Yield a Secular World
David Baker This piece is based on recent research published in Theory and Society. The full article is gated, butRead more.
How to Adjust to Automation
Robert E. Litan This report is part of “A Blueprint for the Future of AI,” a series from the BrookingsRead more.
Education System Alignment for 21st Century Skills
Esther Care There has been a major shift in educational learning goals—as seen most recently by Goal 4.7 of theRead more.
World Water Development Report 2019: ‘Leaving No One Behind’
UN-Water Access to water and sanitation is internationally recognized human right. Yet more than two billion people lack even the mostRead more.
World Water Day, 22nd March, 2019
What is World Water Day? Sustainable Development Goal 6 is crystal clear: water for all by 2030. By definition, thisRead more.
Water for All Means Leaving No One Behind
‘Leaving no one behind,’ the central promise of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, gives all of us a crystalRead more.
UN Commission on the Status of Women Delivers Roadmap on Ensuring Women’s Social Protection and Access to Economic Opportunities
UN WOMEN After two weeks of intense dialogue, the 63rd session of the UN Commission on the Status of WomenRead more.
Opening statement by Under-Secretary-General of the United Nations
Opening statement by Under-Secretary-General of the United Nations and Executive Director of UN Women, Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, at the 63rd sessionRead more.
The Outspoken Women of the House
Michelle Cottle While the new Democratic majority is sprawling and diverse, a coterie of outspoken, progressive women has seized centerRead more.