A boy takes a selfie on a mobile phone as people gather around a fire inside a refugee…
By: StaffPosted: March 25, 2020
While life today is better for a 15-year-old girl in a developing world, she will nonetheless have to keep fighting against tremendous odds because progress made in the last 25 years “though important, has been incremental, uneven and insufficient,” says a new report
launched by UN Women March 8, International Women’s Day.
Marites (Tess) SisonPosted: March 11, 2020
About 75 Kwéyòl-speaking Saint Lucians have now increased their knowledge of the language of climate change and sustainable development in Kwéyòl, thanks to a WACC-supported project developed by the Folk Research Centre (FRC). FRC is a local NGO devoted to the research, study, recording and promotion of Saint Lucian cultural heritage.
By: StaffPosted: January 22, 2020
The ACT Alliance in North America and Central America have issued a
joint regional appeal to help undocumented migrants affected by U.S.
President Trump’s immigration policies, which have included the
separation of children from their families and detention in facilities
described as appalling
By: StaffPosted: August 16, 2019
survey conducted by UNESCO has found that 125 of the UN’s 193 member
states have enacted right to information laws or similar provisions.
By: StaffPosted: July 26, 2019
The 1/2019 issue of Media Development
goes in search of the missing Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) that “underpins all the other SDGs.”
By: StaffPosted: May 15, 2019
The global commitment to end gender inequality will not advance unless
attention is also given to achieving gender parity in media and
communication, WACC’s Sarah Macharia told a high-level dialogue at the
63rd session of the Commission on the Status of Women at the UN headquarters in New York City March 13.
By: StaffPosted: March 13, 2019
WACC urges members and partners to stand by oppressed and marginalised peoples.
By: StaffPosted: December 08, 2017
United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres speaks at the launch of the Plan of…
By: StaffPosted: July 17, 2017