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Is Trouble Brewing for the 2015 NPT Review Conference?

Jakob von Uexkull | Posted 06.21.2015 | Politics
Jakob von Uexkull

While the five nuclear-armed states recognized by the NPT have focused primarily on non-proliferation, a series of new disarmament initiatives has reinvigorated the debate and mobilized non-nuclear weapon states and civil society groups to bring the longtime vision of a world free of nuclear weapons into reality.

10 Signs We're Out of Our 20s

Tinatin Japaridze | Posted 06.23.2014 | Women
Tinatin Japaridze

Maybe at 20 you still take the very notion of a lifelong friendship for granted. A grand statement that is meaningless when you're barely out of your teens. But now, a few years later, we seem to know better.

United Nations Pushes the Sports For Development Agenda

Santiago Halty | Posted 10.05.2013 | Impact
Santiago Halty

The forum focuses on how sport can contribute to peace and development in the world, centering on themes such as promoting education and healthy lifestyles through sport and advocating a peace culture among young people.

U.N. Headquarters Construction Spurs Move To "Inhumane" Cubicles

The New York Observer | Reid Pillifant | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

While the iconic United Nations building undergoes a $1.9 billion dollar renovation, some of its most important offices - including that of Secretary-...

New York Buildings: Eyesores Or Landmarks? (SLIDESHOW/POLL)

The Huffington Post | Cara Parks | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

New York City is known for its architecture, but with great successes come great failures. For every Statue of Liberty of Chrysler Building, there is ...