‘Human Dignity & Human Rights’

Symposium on role of religion in international affairs

General Board of Church & Society, United Methodist Women, Seventh-Day Adventists, World Council of Churches organize Jan. 21 event at Church Center for UN. read more »

December 18, 2014

Halt illicit financial flows

Developing, emerging countries lose trillion dollars annually

Global Financial Integrity reports developing world loses 11 times more money to corruption, tax evasion than it receives in official aid. read more »

December 18, 2014

Ebola crisis challenge to human rights

Health is human right

Anniversary of Universal Declaration of Human Rights opportune time to acknowledge how health profoundly touches on civil, political, economic, social and cultural rights. read more »

by the Rev. Liberato Bautista and Jillian Abballe with Jefferson Knight, the Rev. Ande Emmanuel and Davidson Amos Dulums
on December 12, 2014

Peace litany for U.N. Sunday, Oct. 26

Bronx congregation offers to share litany

Litany demonstrates connection between local realities of neighborhoods and global objectives of U.N. read more »

October 20, 2014

Pinwheels for peace

International Day of Prayer for Peace Sept. 21

Children’s toy taking on added significance as instrument to inspire peace advocacy. read more »

by Wayne Rhodes, Editor, Faith in Action
on September 12, 2014

Switching to 24-hour clock

65th Annual DPI/NGO Conference ‘perfect’ introduction to new job

U.N. & International Affairs ministry reflects writer’s personal values: just peace, radical love, vision of true freedom for all. read more »

by Jillian Abballe
on September 12, 2014

Abballe joins social-justice agency

Program Associate for U.N. & International Affairs office in New York City

Will serve as alternate representative at U.N., in non-governmental committees and civil-society networks. read more »

by Wayne Rhodes, Editor, Faith in Action
on September 12, 2014

March for climate-change action

People’s Climate March to send message to U.N. summit

United Methodists hoping to build strong denomination presence in Sept. 21 demonstration. read more »

by Linda Bloom
on August 25, 2014

U.N. tour causes 2nd thoughts

Permanent 5, no enforcement defeat mandate for equality

Ethnic Minority Young Adult intern says U.N. represents hope for better world — if changes made to system. read more »

by Daniel Valentin-Morales
on August 25, 2014

Beneficial journeys

Exploring different issues opens hearts, minds

6 young adults undertake journeys as interns that expand their horizons. read more »

by Sereana Banuve
on August 15, 2014

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