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Downloadable Documents: Global Issues Research


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Global Issues

Gale: Global Issues in Context
Offers global perspectives on issues of international importance and current world events and topics in the news related to these issues.

United Nations

The United Nations Website is an excellent source for information on many global issues including Human Rights, Global Peace & Security, and Humanitarian issues.


world health organizationWorld Health Organization (WHO) is the directing and coordinating authority for health within the United Nations system. It is responsible for providing leadership on global health matters.


Grant Writing

Grant Writing

  • Volunteer Match
    VolunteerMatch is a searchable database (sorted by location) where you can find information on thousands of nonprofits and charitable organizations. To use VolunteerMatch, enter a location (can be in New Jersey, or try other states!) and then search by keyword or title.
  • Charity Navigator
    Charity Navigator provides potential donors with information and background on charitable organizations in need of funding. You won’t be using this to donate directly (unless you’d like to!), but you can search by keyword and title for organizations seeking additional financial support.

Global Issues - Database Resources



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