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Trudeau to co-host UN summit aimed at developing global response to...

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will co-host today a major United Nations conference aimed at developing a co-ordinated global response to mitigate the devastating social...

Canadian-based UN agency under fire after Twitter spat about coronavirus

VANCOUVER—Amid the fight to contain the coronavirus outbreak, a Canadian-based arm of the United Nations has found itself facing allegations of censorship as...

Canadian refugee makes history as state delegate at UNHCR forum

With little fanfare, Canada made history at a recent United Nations conference in Geneva by having a refugee as part of its official...

‘We can’t be ignored any longer.’ Young climate activists fighting to...

It began with one teenage girl skipping school on a Friday to push her government to do something about climate change.Thirteen months after...

Millions expected to protest for climate action Friday. Here’s why that...

Millions of young people are expected to take to the streets around the world Friday to demand more aggressive climate action from leaders...

Ontario injured worker advocates take discrimination concerns to United Nations

Injured worker advocates will ask a United Nations committee to examine a workers’ compensation board practice that slashes accident victims’ benefits by declaring...

Canada urged to ‘step up and help’ more Central American refugees

Advocates are disappointed that Canada has welcomed just 11 refugees in a United Nations program designed to help thousands of Central Americans flee...

UN Human Rights Office calls for deeper examination of inquiry’s genocide...

OTTAWA—The human rights division of the United Nations is now the second international body to call for a deeper examination of the conclusion...

Canada confirms end of Mali mission, leaving United Nations to fill...

OTTAWA—Canada’s military will stop providing medical evacuation flights for United Nations troops in Mali in August even though it’s not clear when Romanian...

Eyes turn to federal government, as missing and murdered Indigenous women...

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s Liberal government begins the daunting task Monday of acting on the long-awaited and already controversial final report of the...
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