The UN Human Rights Council is set to discuss a proposal to establish a fact-finding mission on the crackdown.
The summit is now a “sales and marketing conference for more pollution,” says Ugandan climate activist Vanessa Nakate.
In 2020, the US paid $32 billion less than its “fair share” of global climate financing.
“This is a sobering moment, and we are in a race against time,” said the president-designate of the upcoming COP27.
As the war in Ukraine appears to be escalating, there are growing calls for the U.S. to push for diplomacy.
Ferdinand Marcos Jr.’s speech at the UN will represent a cruel hypocrisy to the many Filipinos who have suffered.
“Women like Salma must be recognized and protected, not targeted for expressing their opinions,” one advocate said.
Afghanistan’s neighbors and the U.S. have failed to implement policies that protect Afghan refugees.