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  • Article: 'When You Shine, the Whole World Is Illuminated,' Melinda Gates Tells Johannesburg Audience

    'When You Shine, the Whole World Is Illuminated,' Melinda Gates Tells Johannesburg Audience

    By Itumeleng Letsoalo|Dec. 6, 2019

    Gates joined journalist Redi Tlhabi to talk gender equality and her book "The Moment of Lift." Read more

  • Article: Nepal Will Give Cash Rewards to Women Who Refuse Deadly 'Menstrual Huts'

    Nepal Will Give Cash Rewards to Women Who Refuse Deadly 'Menstrual Huts'

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Dec. 5, 2019

    The payment aims to break customs where women are banished to huts while on their periods. Read more

  • Article: More Than 600 Pakistani Girls Sold as Brides to China

    More Than 600 Pakistani Girls Sold as Brides to China

    By Catherine Caruso|Dec. 5, 2019

    “No one is doing anything to help these girls.” Read more

  • Article: Parents Urge Climate Negotiators to Be ‘Real Heroes’ for World’s Children

    Parents Urge Climate Negotiators to Be ‘Real Heroes’ for World’s Children

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Dec. 5, 2019

    Act courageously for your own children, parents' groups tell delegates at UN climate talks. Read more

  • Article: Australian Global Citizens Get Behind Global Goal Live: The Possible Dream Campaign

    Australian Global Citizens Get Behind Global Goal Live: The Possible Dream Campaign

    By Madeleine Keck|Dec. 5, 2019

    Australians want to see an end to global inequality and extreme poverty by 2030. Read more

  • Article: Australia Just Endured Its Driest Spring on Record

    Australia Just Endured Its Driest Spring on Record

    By Madeleine Keck|Dec. 4, 2019

    Spring 2019 was also Australia’s second hottest in terms of maximum temperature. Read more

  • Article: This 11-Year-Old Extinction Rebellion Activist Is Driving Climate Action in South Africa

    This 11-Year-Old Extinction Rebellion Activist Is Driving Climate Action in South Africa

    From Beautiful News|Dec. 4, 2019

    Othembele Dyantyi is already a force of nature. Read more

  • Article: This Ugandan Filmmaker is Using Art to Inspire Real Life Action Against Gender-Based Violence

    This Ugandan Filmmaker is Using Art to Inspire Real Life Action Against Gender-Based Violence

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Dec. 4, 2019

    Her work tackles everything from HIV stigma, to breaking the silence around sexual violence. Read more