Central News Agency New York, Aug. 7 (CNA) Taiwan has officially provided assitance to the U.S.-based nongovernmental Humpty Dumpty Institute (HDI) in support of a program aimed at promoting land mine removal and assisting land mine and unexploded ordnance survivors ...

By Kristen Hankla As powerful women from around the world gathered in a Charleston meeting room, accents mingled and experiences intertwined. The voices were different, but their concern was the same: issues affecting women. Female United Nations permanent representatives from ...

BY Tim O’Neil UNIVERSITY CITY — An unusual gathering Tuesday at Washington University allowed students to hear eight United Nations ambassadors from far-flung countries discuss land mines, trade and the challenge of raising food for the world’s growing population. A ...

Catherine Wolf, KWMU ST. LOUIS, MO. Kenya’s ambassador to the United Nations told a Washington University audience Tuesday using crops like corn and soybeans for fuel shouldn’t be a priority when people worldwide are starving. Zachary Muburi-Muita and nine other ...

The following editorial was broadcast on the Voice of America on December 8, 2009. Education And Mine Clearance in Laos U.S. Ambassador to Laos Ravic Huso and Deputy Governor of Khammouane Province Oday Sudaphon visited 3 Laotian schools in November ...

Danielle De SouzaSTAFF MOUNT KISCO – Mary Wilson, member of the megahit ’60s Motown group The Supremes, came out yesterday to celebrate the three-year anniversary of a socially conscious bakery.Wilson is the spokeswoman for the Humpty Dumpty Institute, an organization ...

Even with the increasing challenges of food costs, one of the great gaps in U.S. nutrition programs is in the lack of fruits and vegetables for those of modest means. The recently passed farm bill will fall far short of ...

Officials from around the world are impressed by the university’s culture and diversity during an eventful visit to campus. By Allison Engel A distinguished delegation from the United Nations that included ambassadors, counselors and top officials from seven countries visited ...