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  • Article: Nobel Prize for Economics 2019 Awarded to 3 Pioneers for Their Fight Against Poverty

    Nobel Prize for Economics 2019 Awarded to 3 Pioneers for Their Fight Against Poverty

    By Jana Sepehr  and  Imogen Calderwood|Oct. 14, 2019

    The recipients include Esther Duflo — who’s the youngest winner ever and only the second woman. Read more

  • Article: Nobel Prize in Chemistry Recognizes Key Renewable Energy Breakthrough

    Nobel Prize in Chemistry Recognizes Key Renewable Energy Breakthrough

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 9, 2019

    “They have laid the foundation of a wireless, fossil fuel-free society.” Read more

  • Article: The UN Wants Companies to Stop Ruining the Ocean

    The UN Wants Companies to Stop Ruining the Ocean

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Oct. 2, 2019

    The UN Global Compact is trying to tie corporate success to the health of the oceans. Read more

  • Article: 9 Essential Organizations Global Citizen’s ‘Global Goal Live’ Campaign Will Support

    9 Essential Organizations Global Citizen’s ‘Global Goal Live’ Campaign Will Support

    By William Naughton-Gravette|Sept. 26, 2019

    The campaign will support some of the most impactful global development organizations on the planet. Read more

  • Article: Liverpool Boss Jurgen Klopp Pledges to Donate 1% of His Salary to End Extreme Poverty

    Liverpool Boss Jurgen Klopp Pledges to Donate 1% of His Salary to End Extreme Poverty

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Sept. 24, 2019

    He’s the first Premier League boss to sign up to the Common Goal initiative. Read more

  • Article: Colombian Cities Are Fighting Mosquito-Borne Diseases With This App

    Colombian Cities Are Fighting Mosquito-Borne Diseases With This App

    Sept. 16, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Premise is helping to increase awareness and tackle mosquito breeding grounds. Read more

  • Article: The World's Biggest Economies Just Pledged Over $250 Million for Female Entrepreneurs in Africa

    The World's Biggest Economies Just Pledged Over $250 Million for Female Entrepreneurs in Africa

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Aug. 27, 2019

    It’s the most significant financing effort aimed at women in the continent's history. Read more

  • Article: These 'Art Maps' Are Helping Women in South India Open Their Own Businesses

    These 'Art Maps' Are Helping Women in South India Open Their Own Businesses

    Aug. 15, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The project has helped more than 5,000 women earn a sustainable income in Tamil Nadu. Read more