Photo: UNMISS/Flickr Humanitarian and development efforts serve two distinct and complementary objectives. Humanitarian work focuses on responding to emergency situations in the immediate…

Priya Chopra |

We are approaching the end of year two of implementing the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). In September 2015, global leaders from 193 countries set a 15-year deadline – by the year 2030 – to…

Mahmoud Mohieldin, Ede Ijjasz-Vasquez |

هذه المدونة متوفرة باللغات التالية: English يحتفل العالم في 21 سبتمبر/أيلول باليوم العالمي للسلام. بعد مرور أكثر من 50 عاما على الحرب الأهلية، أخيرا أصبح لدينا يوم وطني للسلام نحتفل به في كولومبيا…

Marcelo Jorge Fabre |

Cette page en : English | Español    La Journée internationale de la paix est célébrée le 21 septembre. Après plus d’un demi-siècle de guerre civile, nous avons, nous aussi, en Colombie une…

Marcelo Jorge Fabre |

The International Day of Peace is celebrated on September 21st.  After more than 50 years of civil war, we finally have a national Peace Day to celebrate in Colombia, too.
 

Marcelo Jorge Fabre |

Haiti map after the 2010 earthquake. Over 450 OpenStreetMap volunteers from an estimated 29 countries digitized roads, landmarks and buildings to assist with disaster response and reconstruction.…

Dana Rawls |

[[tweetable]]Soixante-cinq millions d’individus dans le monde sont des déplacés, à cause d’un conflit ou d’une guerre.[[/tweetable]] Les pays en développement accueillent 95 % d’entre eux (a). Les…

Ceyla Pazarbasioglu |

Fotografía: Crónicas Desarmadas Siempre hemos oído que si Colombia no tuviera el problema de drogas ilícitas y el conflicto armado, sería un paraíso terrenal.  Bendecida con recursos naturales que…

Marcelo Jorge Fabre |

Today, the term "resilience" has many definitions and encompasses a multitude of dimensions beyond natural disasters. [[tweetable]]Resilience is directly linked to crime and violence,…

Ede Ijjasz-Vasquez, Pamela Sofia Duran Vinueza |

View the full infographic here For the past two years, the rains have been poor in Somalia. What comes next is tragically familiar. Dry wells. Dying livestock. Failed harvests. Migration.  Masses…

Claudia W. Sadoff, Dominick Revell de Waal, Edoardo Borgomeo |