Fact-Checking Can Win the Fight Against Misinformation

According to fact-checkers at the Washington Post, US President Donald Trump has made more than 13,000 false or misleading claims since his inauguration. It...

Child Marriage is Stunting Development

At last month’s United Nations summit on the Sustainable Development Goals, child marriage did not get top billing. Yet ending this cruel practice -...

Preventing Digital Feudalism

The use and abuse of data by Facebook and other tech companies are finally garnering the official attention they deserve. With personal data becoming...

Regulating Cyberwarfare

Whether or not a conflict spirals out of control depends on the ability to understand and communicate about the scale of hostility. Unfortunately, when...

Financing the Green Transition

World leaders gathered at the United Nations in New York recently to take stock of the global fight against climate change, and to submit...

War of Words over Women’s Bodies

This month, the Stoplight will hold a high-level meeting to secure a commitment by member states to deliver universal health coverage (UHC), including financial...

Joining the Technological Frontiers

Artificial intelligence (AI) and biotechnology are both on an exponential growth trajectory, with the potential to improve how we experience our lives and even...

Pakistan’s Literacy Problem

In every country, literacy has been essential to support a wide range of social and development goals, from political participation to good health outcomes....

Slow Greening of Finance

Some of the most influential players in the global economy are spearheading the shift toward a clean, green, emissions-free world, even while key governments...

Reading the past, Writing the future

 International Literacy Day — 8 September The development of the modern world, the accession to independence of a large number of countries, the need for...

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