Recent Articles by Susan Roylance
Published: Friday, May 29, 2015 9:35 am MDT
Speaking before the U.N. Economic and Social Council, former President Bill Clinton applauds the health care workers who helped achieve an Ebola-free Liberia, even though "no small number lost their lives" in t...
Published: Wednesday, January 28, 2015 11:50 am MST
The nations of the world gather to prepare the post-2015 agenda, including a "radical reform of our economies."
Published: Tuesday, January 20, 2015 3:41 pm MST
U.K. Ambassador Peter Wilson spoke out in favor of "sexual and reproductive health and rights" at the Stakeholder Forum on the U.N. post-2015 development agenda.
Published: Thursday, January 15, 2015 10:06 am MST
The secretary-general of the United Nations issued a universal call to action to transform our world beyond 2015.
Published: Wednesday, December 17, 2014 11:10 am MST
“Our action or inaction on the family in the United Nations will be one of the rare occasions when the world will be really watching,” stated Ambassador Dapkiunas of Belarus. So why will the world b...
Published: Wednesday, November 26, 2014 11:27 am MST
As the U.N. celebrated the 25th anniversary of the treaty on the Rights of the Child, many countries spoke out on the rights of the parents to determine the sex education of their children, and a recognition of...
Published: Wednesday, September 11, 2013 3:17 pm MDT
New Australian prime minister supports traditional marriage between a man and a woman, and other pro-family issues.
Published: Friday, August 30, 2013 3:49 pm MDT
Same-sex marriage proponents are like "sharks seeing blood in the water," said William C. Duncan at a leadership meeting of United Families International, which included the introduction of the new internationa...
Published: Monday, July 1, 2013 11:01 am MDT
At the time DOMA was signed into law, the U.S. State Department was promoting same-sex marriage at a United Nations conference in Istanbul. The intent of the law was to protect children from those intending to ...
Published: Friday, February 17, 2012 4:12 pm MST
Confusion reigned in the final hours of the recent U.N. Commission for Social Development. The developing countries want the U.S. to kick in more funds to solve their financial problems, and the U.S. wants to f...