Climate Change Must Include Social Justice, Equality & Equity, Peace & Security #climatechange

If climate change escalates, the consequences and indirect consequences − an increase in migration, for example − will also affect the wealthy countries. Do you think self-interest – like mitigating migration − can motivate wealthy countries to support social justice? There are two kinds of self-interest: one is the self-interest in a stable global order, […]

Is America Missing 2.5 Million Women Workers? #womenworkers

Fact 1: Millions of women are “missing” from the labor force compared to pre-recession levels. We calculate that 2.5 million or more women are not in the labor force as of 2018, compared to the decade preceding the Great Recession. Before the mid-1960s, a much lower share of women than men were in the formal […]

USA-MEXICO BORDER – BUS TURNED CLASSROOM HELPS MIGRANT CHILDREN LEARN (DESPITE TRUMP’S RACISM)

YES WE CAN gives students the opportunity to continue their education while waiting for asylum. Norbert Tsi for the Yes We Can World Foundation By Erica Sanchez  and  Leah Rodriguez Just a few miles from the US border in the Mexican city of Tijuana, an innovative education program is making sure migrant children don’t miss […]

“The Best” Countries to Be a Woman in 2019 – 129 Countries #bestcountrieswomen

Denmark is the country closest to achieving the goal of gender equality, according to a new report recently published by UK-based NGO Equal Measure 2030 — but no country has achieved total gender equality yet. Here is the full list of the top 10 best countries to be a woman in 2019, along with their […]