Topic: United Nations Foundation
How the Giving Pledge, Bill Gates and Warren Buffett's quest to get billionaires to donate half their wealth to charity, will impact philanthropy and the world's needy.
11/20/2010 10:48 am
'Fair Elections' reform would allow public servants like those in Congress to focus on policy, not fundraising.
05/24/2010 02:35 pm
Sen. John Rockefeller of West Viriginia, a major coal-producing state, wants Congress to shape regulations for greenhouse gases. He introduced legislation Thursday that would delay EPA plans.
03/04/2010 07:27 pm
Four formerly developing countries took the reins during climate talks in Copenhagen: China, India, Brazil, and South Africa. It could herald a redistribution of global clout, some experts say.
01/14/2010 09:23 pm
At Tuesday's UN meeting, Presidents Obama and Hu set down markers for what they expect to achieve at the December climate change summit in Copenhagen.
09/22/2009 01:00 am
Differences between major industrialized nations and developing countries are a stumbling block at a US-sponsored forum.
07/09/2009 01:00 am
The environmental arm of a Nobel Prize-winning community development bank brings solar power, biogas, better stoves, and economic opportunity to rural residents.
06/24/2009 01:00 am
The president's high approval ratings in a new poll suggest that Americans appreciate his cooperative approach to world affairs.
04/23/2009 01:00 am
But America may need to understand how the world has changed during the war and what different kind of leadership is now required.
03/20/2008 01:00 am