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UN Environment Programme | Equities.com |

For decades, ecotourism has helped to conserve nature and protect endangered species. COVID-19 and the subsequent closure of ecotourism sites has had an indelible impact on wildlife and the communities that protect it.Johannes Refisch is a United Nations Programme Manager and Coordinator, who oversees the Great Apes Survival Partnership. In this interview, he explains the d...


UN Department of Global Communications | Equities.com |

Leading up to the coronavirus pandemic, more than 820 million people went to bed hungry, including 110 million people who were living in acute food insecurity. Now as some developing countries face a double crisis - hunger and COVID-19 - the United Nations is working to support the most vulnerable.“As the number of infections in vulnerable countries grows – among populations who are already malnourished, weak and vulnerable to disease – a ‘crisis within a crisis’ could emerge,” said ...


Thomson Reuters Foundation | Equities.com |

“For many women and girls, the threat of violence looms largest where they should be safest: in their own homes.”


Matt Bird | Equities.com |

Tory Cenaj, Founder of Converge2Xcelerate and Teuta Sahatqija, Ambassador of Republic of Kosovo on the Traders Network Show, an Equities News original show


AP News | Equities.com |

The leaders of the Group of 20 nations, who have faced criticism for their lack of cohesive response, met via video conference.


United Nations | Equities.com |

Though it has left devastation in its wake, the coronavirus is now on the decline in China.


United Nations | Equities.com |

“Let me be clear: Describing this as a pandemic does not mean that countries should give up. On the contrary, we have to double-down.”


Bloomberg Green | Equities.com |

What kind of report card will scientists, rather than Wall Street, give to ESG investors?


UNESCO | Equities.com |

School closures in 13 countries are keeping a record number of students home.


Reuters | Equities.com |

The UN has canceled some meetings in Bonn, Germany, and elsewhere in the run-up to a crucial climate summit in Glasgow scheduled for November.



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