The U.N. Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change report maintains hope that the worst effects of climate change may yet be averted.
The General Assembly's resolutions are not legally binding, unlike Security Council resolutions, but serve as a barometer of world opinion.
North Korea fired two short-range ballistic missiles toward Japan in a weapons test that drew quick condemnation from its rivals.
The U.N. and Syrian government agreed to temporarily authorize more border crossings into the rebel enclave devastated by the regions deadly earthquake.
There are signs of progress more than 35 years after every nation in the world agreed to stop producing chemicals that harm the ozone layer.
Negotiators at a United Nations conference have yet to resolve how to protect biodiversity and provide funding to poor countries as talks reach their their final stages.
Musk “sets a dangerous precedent at a time when journalists all over the world are facing censorship, physical threats, and even worse,” said a spokesperson.
In a joint statement issued Friday, the actor and the agency announced she was "moving on" from her role.
The United Nations Economic and Social Council voted to immediately oust Iran from the U.N.’s premiere global body fighting for gender equality.
The U.N. Human Rights Council voted to condemn the bloody crackdown on peaceful protests and to investigate alleged abuses, particularly those committed against women and children.