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  • Article: New Hampshire Passes Teen's Bill to Offer Free Period Products in Schools
    Water & Sanitation

    New Hampshire Passes Teen's Bill to Offer Free Period Products in Schools

    By Leah Rodriguez|July 19, 2019

    All public schools will be required to provide free tampons and pads next year. Read more

  • Article: 14 Powerful Photos of Protest and Persistence From Across the World This Week
    Citizenship

    14 Powerful Photos of Protest and Persistence From Across the World This Week

    By Olivia Kestin  and  Sushmita Roy|July 19, 2019

    From protests in Puerto Rico to flooding in South Asia, these are the most dynamic photos this week. Read more

  • Article: Cost of Preventing Maternal Deaths Could Rise to $7.8B by 2030
    Girls & Women

    Cost of Preventing Maternal Deaths Could Rise to $7.8B by 2030

    By Sushmita Roy|July 19, 2019

    “It’s a call to action … We need to accelerate [progress] as we only have 11 years left.” Read more

  • Article: Zara, Pull & Bear, and Bershka Pledge to Make All Clothes Sustainable by 2025
    Environment

    Zara, Pull & Bear, and Bershka Pledge to Make All Clothes Sustainable by 2025

    By Imogen Calderwood|July 19, 2019

    “We aspire to play a transformational role in the industry.” Read more

  • Article: This British Polio Survivor Shared His 3 Wishes With Us — and You Need to Hear Them
    AdvocacyHealth

    This British Polio Survivor Shared His 3 Wishes With Us — and You Need to Hear Them

    By James Hitchings-Hales  and  Imogen Calderwood|July 19, 2019

    Colin Powell joined us in London to hand over your 27,000 petition signatures and personal messages. Read more

  • Article: UK Support for Modern Slavery Survivors Actually Boosts the Economy
    Finance & Innovation

    UK Support for Modern Slavery Survivors Actually Boosts the Economy

    July 19, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The financial benefits of providing 12 months of assistance to former slaves far outweigh the costs. Read more

  • Article: These Are 2019's Most Admired Women in the World
    Citizenship

    These Are 2019's Most Admired Women in the World

    By Leah Rodriguez|July 19, 2019

    The top picks are all humanitarians invested in charitable efforts. Read more

  • Article: Sudan Urged to Ensure Justice for Rape of Women Protesters
    Girls & Women

    Sudan Urged to Ensure Justice for Rape of Women Protesters

    July 19, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The Sudan Doctors' Committee said it documented 70 cases of rape during the June 3 crackdown. Read more