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  • Article: Angelina Jolie Says We Have an ‘Obligation’ to Help Refugees
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    Angelina Jolie Says We Have an ‘Obligation’ to Help Refugees

    By Joe McCarthy|June 19, 2019

    "Why are politicians being elected on promises to shut borders and turn back refugees?” Read more

  • Article: 37,000 People Fled Their Homes Every Day in 2018
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    37,000 People Fled Their Homes Every Day in 2018

    By Joe McCarthy|June 19, 2019

    “Children don’t flee to seek better opportunities; children flee because there is a risk." Read more

  • Article: Costa Rica Has Banned Styrofoam — A Major Win for the Environment
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    Costa Rica Has Banned Styrofoam — A Major Win for the Environment

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Sushmita Roy|June 19, 2019

    Fines for using styrofoam range from about $760 to $7,600. Read more

  • Article: Governments Agree That Human Capital Matters. Now It’s Time to Act.
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    Governments Agree That Human Capital Matters. Now It’s Time to Act.

    By Sophie Barbier|June 19, 2019

    Here’s how the World Bank, entrepreneurs, and governments are prioritizing human capital Read more

  • Article: This Sudanese Migrant's Dream of Freedom Became a Nightmare Journey
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    This Sudanese Migrant's Dream of Freedom Became a Nightmare Journey

    June 19, 2019|Voice of America

    Pregnant and living in violence, this Sudanese woman began a harrowing journey in search of refuge. Read more

  • Article: Georgia Will Host Its First Pride March, Despite Threats
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    Georgia Will Host Its First Pride March, Despite Threats

    June 19, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "We want to exist in public spaces." Read more

  • Article: There's a 195-Year-Old Law That Makes Rough Sleeping Illegal, But This Group Wants to Scrap It
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    There's a 195-Year-Old Law That Makes Rough Sleeping Illegal, But This Group Wants to Scrap It

    By Helen Lock|June 19, 2019

    Homelessness charity Crisis says the Vagrancy Act deters people who are homeless seeking help. Read more

  • Article: The Race Is on for the Tory Leadership. Here’s What the Competitors Think About UK Aid.
    AdvocacyCitizenship

    The Race Is on for the Tory Leadership. Here’s What the Competitors Think About UK Aid.

    By Imogen Calderwood|June 19, 2019

    The field is getting pretty packed — but where do they all stand on the aid budget? Read more