United Nations

Climate Change

UN Warns Climate Change May Doom Us, but Nobel Committee Suggests Taxing Pollution Might Save Us

The latest and most pessimistic warning about climate catastrophe came the same day as the Nobel Prize committee honored two economists for their work exploring potential solutions.

You Don't Have to Be All That Corporate to Make an Impact With Corporate Social Responsibility

Small businesses are making a big splash with their mission-driven awareness in social responsibility.

Social Influencers Take on HIV and AIDS on World AIDS Day

A new social-hashtag campaign calls on everyone to demand that governments find a way to provide the resources to allow treatment for all those infected with AIDS.

Is Internet Access a Human Right? Mark Zuckerberg Thinks So.

Zuckerberg recently told the United Nations every person is entitled to the economic, social and political benefits of Internet access.

Why You Need to Rally Behind #EntrepreneursUNite and Goal 8

Entrepreneurs are the key to meeting the United Nations goals for alleviating extreme poverty and creating hundreds of millions of jobs.

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