Tag: United Nations

Human Rights Day – 2018

Seventy years ago, upon the ashes of countries devastated by war, the Holocaust and economic depression, world leaders devised a plan. The Universal Declaration of...

A History of LGBT rights at the UN

10th December 1948 and the UN General Assembly adopts the ‘Universal Declaration of Human Rights’. It states that: “All human beings are born free and...

Will Humanity Be Extinct In 100 Years?

We are currently living through a historical period known as the Anthropocene. Beginning with industrialisation, this era has seen a rise in pollution and uncontrolled...