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  • Article: Lyft Is Making All of Its Rides Carbon Neutral
    Finance & Innovation

    Lyft Is Making All of Its Rides Carbon Neutral

    By Joe McCarthy|April 20, 2018

    More than 1,300 major companies in the US have vowed to reduce their greenhouse gas emissions. Read more

  • Article: This Woman Launched an Internet Radio Station for Tunisian Youth
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    This Woman Launched an Internet Radio Station for Tunisian Youth

    April 13, 2018|HP Inc.

    Entrepreneurial training helps her broadcast topics of local and country interest. Read more

  • Article: Social Safety Nets Have Lifted 50 Million People Out Of Poverty
    Finance & Innovation

    Social Safety Nets Have Lifted 50 Million People Out Of Poverty

    April 5, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The world has reduced extreme poverty has by more than 50% since 1990, the World Bank reports. Read more

  • Article: More Women Are Taking Charge in Bangladesh's $28 Billion Garment Industry
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    More Women Are Taking Charge in Bangladesh's $28 Billion Garment Industry

    April 5, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Women are taking the lead in negotiating for higher wages, safer workplaces and more respect. Read more

  • Article: People Are Getting Paid to Reuse Plastic Bags in Malaysia
    Finance & Innovation

    People Are Getting Paid to Reuse Plastic Bags in Malaysia

    April 4, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Tesco gives Kuala Lumpur customers discounts every time they reuse their bags. Read more

  • Article: This Genius Man Is Using Plastic Bags to Pave Roads
    Finance & Innovation

    This Genius Man Is Using Plastic Bags to Pave Roads

    By Joe McCarthy|March 26, 2018

    It’s the latest invention tackling a global problem. Read more

  • Article: Lawmakers Warn Trump's Foreign Aid Chief About US Budget Cuts
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    Lawmakers Warn Trump's Foreign Aid Chief About US Budget Cuts

    March 22, 2018|Voice of America

    Lawmakers are calling on the Trump administration to increase international aid funding. Read more

  • Article: Starbucks Just Ensured Women Will Earn the Same as Men
    Finance & Innovation

    Starbucks Just Ensured Women Will Earn the Same as Men

    By David Brand|March 22, 2018

    The announcement comes after years of hard work. Read more