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By Gordon Brown - Dec 01,2021
EDINBURGH — The damage caused by COVID-19, exacerbated by the continued appearance of new variants, most recently Omicron, has been catastrophic.
By Gordon Brown - Sep 27,2021
EDINBURGH — With low-income countries in Africa and elsewhere still imploring rich countries to stop stockpiling millions of unused COVID-19 vaccines, there are still real doubts as to whether the United States and Europe will honour the promise made at this year’s G-7 summit to
By Gordon Brown - Jun 13,2021
LONDON — The G-7 summit starting on Friday will mark the first time that world leaders have met in person for almost two years. It is Joe Biden’s first such meeting as US president and Angela Merkel’s last as German chancellor.
By Gordon Brown - Aug 18,2020
LONDON — We write to call for urgent action to address the global education emergency triggered by COVID-19.
By Gordon Brown - Jul 16,2019
EDINBURGH — Since the United Kingdom’s Department of International Development (DFID) was created 22 years ago, it has lifted millions out of poverty, sent millions of children to school and saved millions of lives through vaccination programmes and other innovative initiatives.
By Gordon Brown - Dec 27,2018
LONDON — Seven decades after its adoption, the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR) remains a beacon of hope for the world, sending out an unequivocal message that an injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere, and that no abuse of human rights can be allowed to
By Gordon Brown - Sep 15,2018
LONDON — The decision by US President Donald Trump’s administration to stop funding the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) has politicised humanitarian aid, threatens to add yet more fuel to one of the world’s most combustible c
By Gordon Brown - May 15,2018
LONDON — On the surface, mass illiteracy seems like an evil that should be easy to eradicate. Achieving that goal requires neither a technological breakthrough nor a scientific discovery. With funding for good teachers and schools, we can provide an education for all children.
By Gordon Brown - Apr 09,2018
LONDON — The recent March for Our Lives in the United States inspired millions not just across America, but also around the world.
By Gordon Brown - Mar 10,2018
LONDON — No international institution has done as much for children’s schooling on the ground for as long as the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA).

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