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  1. Article: 23 Countries With Best and Worst Water Supplies

    Water & Sanitation

    23 Countries With Best and Worst Water Supplies

    By Meghan Werft | Aug. 24, 2016

    In Afghanistan, only 13 percent of the population has access to clean water. Read more

  2. Article: French Police Forced This Woman to Remove Her Top Amid Burkini Ban Debate

    Girls & Women

    French Police Forced This Woman to Remove Her Top Amid Burkini Ban Debate

    By Yosola Olorunshola| Aug. 24, 2016

    Is forcing a woman to uncover herself just as bad as forcing her to cover up? Read more

  3. Article: How Seals With Sensors Are Tracking Climate Change

    Environment

    How Seals With Sensors Are Tracking Climate Change

    By Joe McCarthy| Aug. 24, 2016

    Their water is changing, and they’re taking action. Read more

  4. Article: Kenya Decides Not to Close World’s Largest Refugee Camp

    Citizenship

    Kenya Decides Not to Close World’s Largest Refugee Camp

    By Joe McCarthy| Aug. 24, 2016

    It’s a small piece of solace. Read more

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