United Nations

Tuesday 16 September 2014

Nearly all the major problems that we will have to deal with during the rest of this century will require international, if not global, responses.

Monday 15 September 2014

PHILANTHROPISTS and foundations should use endowment funds worth billions of pounds to fight climate change, leading environmentalists have urged.

Friday 12 September 2014

When the President of the United States warned that Scottish independence could damage the UK's world standing, he was curtly told not to interfere in Scotland's internal affairs; and when a senior Nato figure reasoned that the defence policy of an independent Scotland would be very dangerous a former UN Ambassador was wheeled out with unsupported assertions that Scotland would be well-defended, and warmly welcomed internationally.

Thursday 11 September 2014

SCOTTISH environmentalists have hailed a new report that says the ozone layer is showing its first sign of thickening after decades of dangerous depletion.