We live in a world where events around the globe can affect everyone directly or indirectly. The time when a certain national problem was just “their problem” until it affects us, is gone. We are being challenged to understand and accept diversity and to care for those who are in need.
Below, you will find a list of world issues that are open for discussion. Click on the topic title to see details and what has been proposed as a solution for them. You can leave a comment or submit your own solution for any of these world issues.
Drug TraffickingWorld Affairs
Drug trafficking generates billions in revenues for drug cartels worldwide, making cartel leaders the richest criminals in the world. Read it »1 solutionsWomen in the worldWorld Affairs
Global Portrait of a Women’s Role in Society; A Tragedy Read it »1 solutionsHuman traffickingWorld Affairs
According the CIA Factbook 2007, approximately 800,000 people a year are involved in human trafficking. Victims are primarily women and children. Read it »1 solutions
World PovertyWorld Affairs
According the World Bank, world poverty statistics shows that 1.1 billion people live on less $1 a day (extreme poverty) and 2.7 billion on less than $2 a day. Read it »2 solutionsInternet CensorshipWorld Affairs
The Chinese government, with the help of corporations, has attempted to censor the internet in their country. Read it »1 solutionsUnited Nations competency in world affairsWorld Affairs
Human Rights violations in Africa have exceeded catastrophic proportions. Read it »0 solutions
Russia’s Communism gone but not forgottenWorld Affairs
Russia enters a new phase in its governing body. Read it »0 solutions