The U.S., the UN and the 2016 Election

With the 2016 elections underway, here are five basic facts that all candidates should know about the importance of a strong...

Agenda 21

Get the myths and facts about the UN’s Agenda 21 – a voluntary and non-binding blueprint for sustainable development.

Humanitarian Response to the Crisis in Syria

Learn more about the UN’s humanitarian response to the crisis in Syria.

The Ninth UN Secretary-General: Antonio Guterres

On October 13, 2016, the United Nations General Assembly voted to confirm António Guterres as the ninth UN Secretary-General.

Iran & Nuclear Proliferation

The IAEA has played a critical role in helping to build the case for int'l attention to and action on Iran's nuclear activities.

The UN’s Role in Combating the Zika Virus

Both the U.S. and the UN's World Health Organization (WHO) have expressed grave concern about the Zika outbreak in the Americas.