A new UN report says conflicts and natural disasters affect women and girls more than males. This is why.
India’s first hospital for elephants opened in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh.
UN aid chief Mark Lowcock told the Security Council that 14 million people are at immediate risk of famine-like conditions in Yemen.
Contrary to the right of asylum, refugee resettlement is not codified in international law. What steps should we take to better protect some of the world's most vulnerable people?
This year 275,000 people have been displaced by water shortages, according to UN reports.
Churches are quietly creating low-income housing in areas around Washington - and cities across the United States are taking notice.
International co-operation and resilience allowed us to stop a global epidemic.
Denis Mukwege is a gynecologist helping victims of sexual violence in the Democratic Republic of Congo and Nadia Murad, is a Yazidi rights activist and survivor of sexual slavery by Islam...
The recent magnitude 7.5 earthquake has caused at least 1,200 deaths in Indonesia.
The Indonesian authorities are scrambling to provide aid to the victims of the Sulawesi island disaster.
Car giant Toyota supported start-up SBP with establishing innovative systems within natural disaster recovery.
New data shows that over 821 million people were hungry in 2017.
The pest prefers maize but can feed on some 80 crops, including rice, vegetables, groundnuts and cotton.
The fund launched by Richard Branson and 26 countries and territories hopes to turn the region into a disaster-resilient green tech hub.
Finding human connection in a crowded city is often hard. But this organization has a novel approach to tackling the problem of urban loneliness: street listening.