Why the UN’s SDGs are a blueprint to support small-scale tuna fisheries and the communities that depend on them. With a global market value that’s well in excess of $40 billion, tuna is a universally popular food. The quite considerable volume

An initiative of the United Nations Development Program (UNDP), the SDG Finance Geneva Summit (SGSGeneva) is an annual, one-day-long event that gathers some 250 participants at the Forum Geneve with the aim of providing these various stakeholders with the infrastructure

Fifty years ago, activist Brian Davies founded the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) in hopes of ending the commercial hunt for seals in Canada. Fifteen years later, in 1983 and in partnership with IFAW, Europe banned the importation of “whitecoat”

Earlier this year, Dr. Charles Owubah became CEO of Action Against Hunger — a global NGO that aims to "end life-threatening hunger for good within our lifetimes." Throughout the 40 years of its existence, Dr. Owubah's new organization has treated and

With just above two-fifths of its population having access to electricity (over 600 million people), sub-Saharan Africa is a region assessed to have the lowest electricity access rates in the world — lower not only than the global rates, but

Having began in 1993, Nikhil Seth's career with the United Nations involved a number of positions, responsibilities and of course, achievements.  For instance, he served as Director of the Division for Sustainable Development, Department of Economic and Social Affairs (DESA) at

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