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  1. Article: The UN Is Training Traditional Leaders in Botswana to Fight Gender-Based Abuse

    The UN Is Training Traditional Leaders in Botswana to Fight Gender-Based Abuse

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Aug. 3, 2020

    Nearly 70% of women in the southern African nation have experienced physical or sexual abuse. Read more

  2. Article: 800 Million Children Face Dangerous Lead Poisoning Globally: UN

    800 Million Children Face Dangerous Lead Poisoning Globally: UN

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 3, 2020

    “Lead silently wreaks havoc on children’s health and development.” Read more

  3. Article: Breastfeeding Counseling Could Help Save 820,000 Children Every Year: UN

    Breastfeeding Counseling Could Help Save 820,000 Children Every Year: UN

    By Leah Rodriguez|Aug. 3, 2020

    The WHO and UNICEF are calling for governments to offer more breastfeeding support. Read more

  4. Article: UK MPs Call for a ‘Food Minister’ to Tackle Joint Threats of Climate Change, Brexit, and COVID-19

    UK MPs Call for a ‘Food Minister’ to Tackle Joint Threats of Climate Change, Brexit, and COVID-19

    By Helen Lock|Aug. 3, 2020

    Food insecurity is an issue that is "falling through the cracks", a new report says. Read more

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