New York City

My Fellow Democrats, Give New Yorkers  the  Affordable Housing They Deserve

My Fellow Democrats, Give New Yorkers  the  Affordable Housing They Deserve

It is important for you to know that unlike the Republicans, we Democrats are proudly...

115 Million Boys and Men Around the World Married as Children

115 Million Boys and Men Around the World Married as Children

First ever estimate on child grooms brings global child marriage figures to 765...

Pocket-Sized Innovation Making a Giant Impact in South Sudan to Support Most Vulnerable Children

Pocket-Sized Innovation Making a Giant Impact in South...

The app contains a database of child protection cases

Newly-Elected Nigerian UN General Assembly President Pledges Focus on ‘Peace and Prosperity’ For Most Vulnerable

Newly-Elected Nigerian UN General Assembly President Pledges...

Mr. Muhammad-Bande spoke about a number of September’s high-level events that will...

Keeping Morocco’s Indigenous Culture and Conservation in Balance

Keeping Morocco’s Indigenous Culture and Conservation in...

The Amazighe have traditionally been able to conserve the unique biodiversity of...

Class of 2019 Celebrates at Yeshiva University’s 88th Commencement

Class of 2019 Celebrates at Yeshiva University’s 88th Commencement

Ambassador David Friedman Encourages Students to Stay Strong in Their Support of...

Tackle Root Causes of Migration to Protect Refugees and Displaced People From Leaving Their Homes

Tackle Root Causes of Migration to Protect Refugees and...

UNFPA strongly believes that durable solutions to forced displacement should include...

From Philanthropy to Profit: How Clean Energy is Kickstarting Sustainable Development in East Africa

From Philanthropy to Profit: How Clean Energy is Kickstarting...

A new UN-backed clean energy initiative looks set to change the outlook for Namacurra...

Solar Powered Traffic Safety Devices on New York City Streets Legislation

Solar Powered Traffic Safety Devices on New York City Streets...

Vallone’s Call for Innovative Street Safety Improvements Sparked by Tragic Pedestrian...

A Bill to Combat Sexual Abuse by Medical Professionals Was Introduced by Simotas.

A Bill to Combat Sexual Abuse by Medical Professionals...

Bills will establish background check requirements for medical licenses, publicize...

2019 CAREY GABAY SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM OPENS

2019 CAREY GABAY SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM OPENS

Scholarship Program Will Provide Full Scholarships to Five Exemplary SUNY Students...

Richard Dzina and Simon Potter to Step Down from New York Fed

Richard Dzina and Simon Potter to Step Down from New York...

John C. Williams, president and chief executive officer of the New York Fed, named...

Council Member Vallone Chairs Executive Budget Hearing on Economic Development

Council Member Vallone Chairs Executive Budget Hearing...

Council Member Vallone paid particular attention to designated investments in the...

Mr. Speaker:  Who is the Victim and the One Being Discriminated Against?

Mr. Speaker: Who is the Victim and the One Being Discriminated...

As a result of my comments, New York City Council Speaker Corey Johnson destroyed...

Fallen Malawian Soldier to be Honoured with UN Peacekeeping’s Highest Award

Fallen Malawian Soldier to be Honoured with UN Peacekeeping’s...

“The remarkable actions of Private Chitete helped protect many lives, both civilian...