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  • Article: IBM Wants to Use AI to Stop Human Trafficking Before It Occurs
    Citizenship

    IBM Wants to Use AI to Stop Human Trafficking Before It Occurs

    Oct. 19, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Data hub will collect info on money movement and compare it to ways that traffickers move money. Read more

  • Article: Pakistan Suspends Brick Kilns to Curb Pollution Ahead of Smog Season
    Environment

    Pakistan Suspends Brick Kilns to Curb Pollution Ahead of Smog Season

    Oct. 19, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "Closure will have an economic impact — but the continued operation has an environmental impact." Read more

  • Article: Nobel Prize Winner Calls for an End to 'Impunity' for Rapists
    Girls & Women

    Nobel Prize Winner Calls for an End to 'Impunity' for Rapists

    Oct. 19, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Mukwege founded the Panzi Hospital to help women and girls who had been raped in Congo's conflict. Read more

  • Article: These Tiny Fish Could Have a Huge Impact on Malnutrition
    Food & Hunger

    These Tiny Fish Could Have a Huge Impact on Malnutrition

    Oct. 19, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    In Cambodia, one in four children under five are underweight and one in three are stunted. Read more

  • Article: Driven From Their Homes by Climate Change, Indian Women Are Forced to Find New Livelihoods
    Girls & Women

    Driven From Their Homes by Climate Change, Indian Women Are Forced to Find New Livelihoods

    Oct. 18, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Some families who migrated because of climate change found more lucrative work. Read more

  • Article: Ex-Gangster Says It's 'Too Easy' to Groom Children as Drug Mules in Britain
    Citizenship

    Ex-Gangster Says It's 'Too Easy' to Groom Children as Drug Mules in Britain

    Oct. 18, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Over 2,000 children suspected to have been trafficked were referred to the government in 2017. Read more

  • Article: Displaced by Climate Change, Desperate Girls Turn to Prostitution
    Girls & Women

    Displaced by Climate Change, Desperate Girls Turn to Prostitution

    Oct. 17, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "I did it only for the money. I had to buy food. I had to survive." Read more

  • Article: Rohingya Refugee Girls Were Sold Into Forced Labor, UN Says
    Girls & Women

    Rohingya Refugee Girls Were Sold Into Forced Labor, UN Says

    Oct. 17, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The International Organization for Migration has identified scores of human trafficking cases. Read more