The United Nations Sustainable Development Goals call for an end to poverty in all its forms everywhere by 2030. Why? More than 700 million people still live in extreme poverty and are struggling to fulfill the most basic needs like health, education, and
General André Cox calls on Salvationists to petition governments for refugees. To mark today—World Refugee Day—General André Cox encouraged Salvationists around the world to sign the United Nations High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR) petition, #WithRefugees. The petition calls on governments to:
A universal agenda to leave no one behind Each fall the United Nations brings together 193 member-state leaders for its annual General Assembly in New York City to discuss global initiatives, issues and policies. This year, as the UN marks its
[gss gallery ids="18643,18642,18650,18645,18646,18647,18644,18654,18641,18649,18655,18648,18652,18651"] 20,000 delegates meet at U.N. in New York to address inequalities experienced by women and girls Twenty Salvation Army representatives joined over 20,000 delegates from around the world at the 60th session of the Commission on the Status of Women
New territorial social justice secretary steps in She’s written five books, launched successful ministries around the globe, and boasts a resume with appointments spanning from Russia to Australia to rural Canada, but Major Danielle Strickland doesn’t claim to have all of
New ‘Sustainable Development Goals’ renew focus on eradicating poverty Leaders of the 193 Member States of the United Nations (UN) formally adopted a new sustainable development agenda at the Sustainable Development Summit Sept. 25-27 at UN headquarters in New York City.
New international task force aims to connect professionals, resources The Salvation Army appointed a new anti-human trafficking task force to work with the International Social Justice Commission (ISJC) in promoting and coordinating anti-human trafficking response on behalf of the Army around
Soaring from tree to ledge, to valley to river, a bird rises and lands, eats and drinks, explores as it pleases. With wings outstretched it embodies freedom, peace, happiness and hope. Once caged, it is merely a captive. For The