• The World Food Programme Wins The Nobel Peace Prize

    After its Nobel win Zoya looks at what the UN World Food Programme is!...
  • Spotlight on UN Society

    Impact's News Editor, Lauren McGaun, caught up with the UN Society's Gen Sec, Amir Khan, to find out more about the United Nations Society and their plans to host their annual conference in November in a Covid-secure way....
  • Can A Growing Population Be Sustainable?

    The United Nations observes World Population Day on the 11th of June. In 1989 this day was known as the Day of Five Billion. In the years since, our population has continued to grow to 7.8 billion today. Is it possible for a sustainable future with this continued growth?...
  • UoN’s Newest Society – An Interview With The President

    Lula Lake is a second-year student at the University of Nottingham studying Economics and French. Enthusiastic about human rights, gender equality and inclusivity on campus, Lula has set up and become president of the UN Women UK Nottingham society, inspired by and in partnership with the official UN Women...
  • Decade of Exceptional Global Heat

    Scientists have confirmed that the 2010-2019 period has seen the highest average temperatures in history, making it the warmest decade on record. Such “exceptional” global heat around the world has been driven by greenhouse gas emissions, the WMO (World Meteorological Organisation) has stated. Scientists have described how greenhouse gas...
  • Is National Security A National Issue?

    Lord Evans, the Director General of MI5 between 2008 and 2013, gave a talk to the University of Nottingham about the national security threats that Britain currently and will potentially face. During Evans’ career at MI5 he worked on counter-terrorism issues, ranging from the IRA to Al-Qaeda, rising to...
  • Style Icon: The Comeback of Cara Delevingne

    Cara Delevingne, at the age of only twenty-five, is one of the most recognisable (and sought after) faces in the British fashion industry. Delevingne has been modelling since 2011, when she was signed by the same agency that scouted Kate Moss: Storm Model Management. In her early career, the...