As the world’s only truly universal global organization, the United Nations has become the foremost forum to address issues that transcend national boundaries and cannot be resolved by any one country acting alone.
World Economic Forum surveys people every year about the biggest problems facing the world.
Climate change is the millennial generation’s top concern for the third year in a row.
Millennials are also concerned about large scale conflict, wars, and inequality.
The UNC Charlotte Urban Institute has more than 40 years of experience seeking solutions to the social, economic and environmental challenges facing our communities. Click on the images above to explore how these issues are being addressed in the Charlotte region today.