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2023
UN uses new gaming technology to create environment simulation game for teenagers (via UNEP)
January 24, 2023 10:39 am
NAIROBI, 24 January 2023 – The UN Environment Programme’s (UNEP) Ozone Secretariat today launched a simulator...
Gaming industry spotlights threats to the planet (via UNEP)
March 10, 2023 3:37 pm
More than 3 billion people around the world play video games. And as they surf...
Screenshot UN Video Games expert youtube video
The Best Job in the World: How I became a United Nations Video Game Expert
March 22, 2023 11:10 am
Imagine growing up with your mother telling you to stop playing video games, and then...
A young person playing video games
Video Games and Mental Health: A Surprising Ally
October 10, 2023 2:05 pm
In the digital era, video games have become an integral part of audiovisual culture. Their...
Building Blocks of a Better City: Minecraft’s Role in Urban Development
October 31, 2023 10:37 am
This World Cities Day, we take a look at the innovative role of Minecraft, a...
Video Games and Violence Against Women and Girls: A Double-Edged Sword in the Digital Age
December 8, 2023 4:41 pm
In an era where digital technology shapes cultural narratives, video games have become a potent...
2024
Video gamers worldwide may be risking irreversible hearing loss and/or tinnitus
March 27, 2024 4:47 pm
This press release was originally issued by the BMJ and is cross-posted from their website. Studies...