Addressing Domestic Violence Against Women: An Unfinished Agenda

Domestic violence is a global issue reaching across national boundaries as well as socio-economic, cultural, racial and class distinctions. This issue is not only widely dispersed geographically, but also occurring frequently, which has gradually rendered it typical and accepted behavior. However, domestic violence has serious impacts on women’s health and well-being, and its continued existence…

Female Unemployment: Jobs for Women

<Artwork by Jessie Liao> Female unemployment has been a major issue in most countries and is thus being debated in ECOSOC. Currently, according to the Washington Post, women have been hit the hardest with unemployment in comparison to men during the pandemic. The situation is especially worse for African American and Hispanic women. The massive…

Rich countries stockpiling COVID vaccine: How are the poor countries doing?

<artwork by Vittoria Ginevri>  As the global death count approaches 2.2 million due to COVID-19, countries from all around the world are rushing to develop or buy the vaccines for their citizens. For the countries that have less economic capabilities, they struggle with purchasing the vaccines for their citizens, which poses a problem for those…