Category Archives: United Nations

January 28th, 2011

The United Nations General Assembly has declared 2011 as the International Year of Forests. This effort is intended to raise awareness and to recognize and celebrate people’s efforts to conserve […]

March 22nd, 2010

The United Nations, today, dedicates its World Water Day to the theme of water quality–“clean water for a healthy world.” In accordance with that theme, its Water Day site supplies […]

April 10th, 2009

The United Nations Statistics Division offers UNdata, a one-stop access portal to the many UN data products. The page includes links to databases and data sets in such categories as […]

April 22nd, 2008

The United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) offers the latest information (news, reports and statistics) on food commodity prices, supply, demand, and factors—such as climate change—that affect the market […]

March 20th, 2008

The United Nations, today, celebrates World Water Day with a focus upon issues of sanitation. In accordance with that focus, the Water Day site supplies links to photos, videos and […]