Tag: United Nations

Leonardo DiCaprio Named Messenger of Peace by the United Nations (Updated with Video)

The United Nations has named Leonardo DiCaprio with the title Messenger of Peace. He will give a speech on September 23 at the U.N. Climate Summit where he will address climate change, according to an announcement from the U.N. “It’s an honor to accept the role of U.N. Messenger of Peace on Climate Change and to support the Secretary General… Read more →

Emma Watson Urges Women To Participate In Politics In Uruguay

Emma Watson, who was recently appointed as a U.N. Women’s Goodwill Ambassador, traveled to Uruguay to bring attention to the need for women to become more involved in politics within their country as an impending election looms. A new law has created a national quota that guarantees 30 percent of the elected representatives will be women. “Women must have a… Read more →