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Empowering youth and protecting child rights: Zanzibar’s Children’s Act

We hear a lot these days about the need to include children in decisions that affect them, but it’s a real pleasure when we see a genuine commitment to participation that leads to positive real world impacts for children. It’s even more impressive when this commitment comes from a place with limited budgets and no shortage of alternative competing priorities.

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Empowering youth and protecting child rights: Zanzibar’s Children’s Act

February 8, 2017/by Annette Diegel
Alfonso García Robles signing the Treaty of Tlatelolco on behalf of Mexico 14 February 1967, Mexico City

As the Tlatelolco Treaty turns 50 it shows no signs of losing its relevance

February 8, 2017/by Annette Diegel

World Future Council mourns death of founding member and Honorary Councillor Sir James R. ...

January 13, 2017/by Annette Diegel
Zanzibar's Children's Act

WFC’s Rights of Children team explores Zanzibar’s Children’s Act

January 13, 2017/by Annette Diegel

The best way to honour Judge Weeramantry is by learning from and using his ...

January 10, 2017/by Alexandra Schiffmann
Judge C.G. Weeramantry

World Future Council mourns death of founding member and Honorary Councillor Judge Weeramantry

January 6, 2017/by Annette Diegel
MA students, with course director Dr Rama Mani, musician Paul Grant, UNOG Library and WFC staff

“The Transformative Power of Justice”: A Creative Tribute on UN Human Rights Day

January 5, 2017/by Annette Diegel
Refugee children

New report: Exemplary practices to protect refugee women and girls in the EU

December 16, 2016/by Annette Diegel

COP13: Costa Rica and the Benefits of Prosperity Sharing

December 2, 2016/by World Future Council

After COP22, Morocco to implement 100% RE

November 21, 2016/by World Future Council

48 most vulnerable countries lead the 100% Renewables movement

November 18, 2016/by World Future Council

The Right to Food

November 16, 2016/by World Future Council

Beyond Fire: New Report Suggests a Complete Rethink of the Future Path towards Sustainable ...

November 15, 2016/by World Future Council

100% Renewable Energy a must for limiting global warming to 1.5 degrees

November 14, 2016/by World Future Council

Education – a Key Driver to Deliver Climate Action

November 10, 2016/by Annette Diegel

Financing the 1.5°C Limit

November 10, 2016/by Annette Diegel

The New Urban Agenda: More Power to Cities? Yes, but how?

November 8, 2016/by Alexandra Schiffmann

Breakthrough: How to claim back our future

October 2, 2016/by Annette Diegel