11 Stories that Will Drive the Global Agenda in 2017

These are the trends, events, elections and happenings that will drive the global conversation in 2017. Welcome to our annual year-in preview list. From UN News website: http://www.un.org/news/

1) With President Trump, expect the unexpected

2) A New Secretary General Takes the Helm at the United Nations

3) Expect Promising Results from Big HIV Research Trials in 2017

4) Genocide Looms in South Sudan

5) In 2017 Will be Even Worse for Refugees and Migrants than 2016

6) A Big Election in France

7)  Political Crisis in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

8) Wither US Leadership on Climate Change?

9) A New (Pan) African Leader Will be Chosen

10) Wither Global Women’s Rights?

11) The ICC and Africa Will Continue to Clash