Elizabeth Nyamayaro, head of the HeForShe movement at UN Women, says 10 universities have committed to achieving gender equality in the near future - she explains how they aim to do that, and why a lot of other institutions did not want to sign up
Mr Obama calls for a world course correction during his final address as president
‘A quarter of a century after the end of the Cold War, the world is is many ways less violent, and yet our society is filled with anxiety and unease,’ Mr Obama said
PM also defends right of UK and other countries to control their own borders
Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein calls for action to stop 'lies and half-truths, manipulations and [the] peddling of fear'
While the scale of protection is adequate, management is poor
'These clothing bans have increased tensions and may undermine the effort to fight extremism'
Syria Campaign has accused UN of giving Damascus control over distribution
Paper in the journal Science says urgent action must be taken to reduce the rise in deadly drug-resistant bacteria
Moaz and Nawaz are two of several children needing urgent medical evacuation, the UN says
Ghina Ahmad Wadi is in extreme pain with a complex bone fracture and severed nerve in her thigh
At least 18 civilians were reported dead as the UN investigated a suspected chemical attack
“The woman was seriously screaming, quarreling and crying also, but there was no help”
The Israelis have never revealed their secret. Nor has the present Canadian Government, under the more politically neutral Justin Trudeau, restored the Canadian investigation report to its website
Exclusive: The autocratic petro-state could once again be on the influential panel
Bristol University recognises teen for empowering young women and communities, and also influencing policies