A question about U.N. peacekeeping

Intern from Congo sees escalating violence

Seeks clarification about how U.N. ensures peacekeeping team achieves goals. read more »

by Glory Mulimba
on July 29, 2013

When the Horses Ride By: Children in the Time of War

When the Horses Ride By: Children in the Time of War by Eloise Greenfield  • Children’s reflections of war and speaking out against it.
• Despite the suffering of wartime children often find ways to see beauty and hope in the world.

Posted on February 22, 2013

U.S. decision on landmine ban ‘soon’

Only 36 countries have not joined Mine Ban Treaty

3-year review has identifies ‘operational issues,’ according to U.S. State Dept. read more »

December 19, 2012

Interfaith delegation from Congo in U.S.

Seeks help to end ‘massive human rights violations’

United Methodist Bishop Ntambo in group, including civil society, calling on U.N., members of Congress to end 2 decades of violence. read more »

by Wayne Rhodes, Editor, Faith in Action
on September 04, 2012

A transformative trip

4 summer interns share insights into trip to U.N.

18-member group learns about Church Center for U.N., Alma Matthews House, UNICEF, visits Sri Lanka Mission. read more »

August 13, 2012

So much to do

More than a decade addressing so many important women and family issues

The truth about this work: Despite a lot of hard effort and some successes, women's advocate says she never felt as if she was doing enough. read more »

by Linda Bales Todd
on August 06, 2012

Turmoil in Libya

Newsletter focuses on U.S. statements at U.N.

New electronic resource addresses United Methodist endorsement of U.N.’s role as ‘best instrument to achieve a world of justice and law.’ read more »

by the Rev. Liberato Bautista
on April 28, 2011

Connecting the dots

Christian call to public witness

Seminar at U.N. for GBCS interns emphasizes world is not as God wants it, but it can and must be changed. read more »

by Meredith Hoxie
on August 09, 2010

U.S. should join landmine ban

11 years since treaty become law

U.S., China, Russia among only 37 states that have not joined. read more »

April 07, 2010

Memory and imagination key to solving world’s ills

Brain education hope for the world

Individual brain power and collective will are needed to realize sustainable development, security and human rights. read more »

September 15, 2008

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