WHO Convenes Zika Meeting

They are also holding a press conference later in the day. The key question is whether the WHO will formally declare Zika a “public health emergency of international concern,” which sets into motion certain bur...

Shocking Global Stat of the Day

Yemen, as you know doubt know, is currently in the midst of an awful civil war. The conflict began in March last year. Thousands have been killed in the fighting and hundreds of thousands displaced. Humanitaria...

UNICEF Launches Record Appeal

This appeal has doubled in just three years, largely due to worsening conditions in Syria. “The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) today announced the launch of a $2.8 billion appeal to reach 43 million ch...

Denmark Votes to Rob Refugees

The Danish government doesn’t seem to mind the global outcry over a new measure that strips the most desperate people of the world of what little valuables they may possess. “Denmark is set to pass a controvers...