Cheer up: A list of events to anticipate in 2015

There’s no guarantee that 2015 will bring us peace and happiness, but there are scheduled events that have the capacity for moving the world’s human security agenda forward.

UN Photo: Mark Garten
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon at the People’s Climate March in New York City on Sept. 21.
Douglas Roche
Published: Wednesday, 12/17/2014 12:00 am EST

Just another ordinary year coming up when we enter 2015?  I don’t think so, if you look at what’s going on in the United Nations’ big issues of climate change, ending the worst forms of poverty, women’s rights and curbing nuclear weapons, to name just the top of the action agenda. Plus, there’s Queen Elizabeth’s great moment.

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