In July 2017, a second set of countries presented their progress on the SDGs to the United Nations. Civil society (NGOs and other nonprofits) raised concerns on many fronts, including the [...]
An article from One Country about new faith partnerships.
This panel explored access to healthy food as a lens toward understanding the interconnections of all our equity and sustainability issues.
Faith can be a key transformative ingredient of global change. Faith at the United Nations: Peace, Sustainable Development Goals, and Interfaith Understanding.
The 65th Annual DPI/NGO Conference Declaration was adopted by the conference on August 29, 2014. The TOU’s Grove Harris participated on the drafting team that worked to incorporate contributions [...]
The declaration called upon “all governments, agencies, corporations and individuals to deliver on their human rights obligations to over a billion people living in poverty, by committing the [...]
The MDGs adopted by the United Nations Millennium Declaration in 2000 committed nations to a new global partnership to reduce extreme poverty with timebound targets to be accomplished by 2015.