Stories written by Genevieve Marie Ilg

Few Govts Answer U.N. Queries on Peacekeeper Scandals

As the U.N. investigates new allegations of sexual abuse by peacekeepers in the Democratic Republic of Congo, most troop contributing countries continue to evade accounting for how they handle disciplinary actions.

LGBT Groups Slow to Gain Formal Recognition at UN

Gay rights organisations are heartened by the official United Nations accreditation granted to the International Gay and Lesbian Human Rights Commission (IGLHR) last week, after a prolonged three-year struggle.