International Day of the Girl 2018
Get ready for the 2018 International Day of the Girl on October 11th, 2018. Click here to see how the Loretto Community at the UN is planning on celebrating!
The Loretto Community and the Temple of Understanding
Click here to read about the Loretto Community's time spent this summer with the Temple of Understanding, an inter-religious NGO that hosts interns every summer to learn more about the work being done at the United Nations!
UN Charter Celebrates 70 Years
To commemorate the anniversary of the signing of the UN Charter in San Francisco on June 26, 1945, the UN marked the event at UN Headquarters and in the city that played a key role in the founding of the UN.
Loretto Community Delivers Statement on Post-2015 Development Agenda Follow-Up & Review
Check out our updates from Spring 2015, including the statement delivered during the May Interactive Dialogue with Major Groups and Other Stakeholders
Loretto Joins 600+ for Water Justice
Read our letters to UN Member States and Pope Francis urging them to explicitly name the Human Right to Water and Sanitation in the Post-2015 Declaration
Road to Development Justice
Check out this video from the Asia Pacific Forum on Women, Law and Development, which captures many of the justice issues under the umbrella of the currently unjust global financial system, and shows why we need a new development model to address the double crises of inequality and environmental collapse.
CSW59/Beijing+20 Recap
Check out what the Loretto Community did during the 59th Session of the Commission on the Status of Women
Preparing for the CSW?
Check out the Loretto Community's Guide to CSW59/Beijing+20
Working for (Climate) Justice, Acting for Peace
Loretto participates in the People's Climate March and reflects on the UN Climate Summit


Recent News

Committee on Migration Position Paper on Migrant and Children Refugees

Posted on 21 Dec 2016
Loretto Volunteer, Ariana Alvarez, represents Loretto on the NGO Committee on Migrati

My Personal Connection to International Migrants Day

Posted on 21 Dec 2016
December 18th is International Migrants Day! And I am proud to say I was raised by tw