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

    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

  • Article: Poverty Rates Are Once Again on the Rise in Australia Following Years of Declines
    Finance & Innovation

    Poverty Rates Are Once Again on the Rise in Australia Following Years of Declines

    By Madeleine Keck|Aug. 6, 2019

    The report also reveals insights into rates of employment and trends in mental health. Read more

  • Article: India Passes 'Historic' Minimum Wage Law
    Finance & Innovation

    India Passes 'Historic' Minimum Wage Law

    Aug. 5, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The measure will affect 500 million workers. Read more

  • Article: Cloning Coastal Redwood Forests Could Help Fight Climate Change, Experts Say
    Finance & Innovation

    Cloning Coastal Redwood Forests Could Help Fight Climate Change, Experts Say

    By Gabrielle Deonath|July 29, 2019

    Redwood forests isolate and absorb more carbon dioxide in the air than any other species. Read more

  • Article: This Stunning ‘Vertical Forest’ Will House Poor Families in the Netherlands
    Finance & Innovation

    This Stunning ‘Vertical Forest’ Will House Poor Families in the Netherlands

    By David Brand  and  Pia Gralki|July 26, 2019

    The verdant affordable housing complex will rise high above Eindhoven. Read more

  • Article: South Africa's Public Spaces Don’t Serve People With Disabilities. This Woman Uses Design for Change.
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    South Africa's Public Spaces Don’t Serve People With Disabilities. This Woman Uses Design for Change.

    July 22, 2019|Beautiful News

    The world around Tarryn Tomlinson wasn’t geared for someone with a disability. 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: Aluminum Might Be the Best Plastic Alternative We Have
    Finance & Innovation

    Aluminum Might Be the Best Plastic Alternative We Have

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|July 19, 2019

    As plastic pollution reaches crisis levels, companies are seeking alternatives. Read more