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  • Article: South African Rugby Captain Urges Women to Break Stereotypes Through Sport

    South African Rugby Captain Urges Women to Break Stereotypes Through Sport

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Nov. 11, 2019

    "Our own dreams are not too big, too wild, too impossible to achieve." Read more

  • Article: 6 Experts Reveal How to Stop Essex Truck Deaths From Happening Again

    6 Experts Reveal How to Stop Essex Truck Deaths From Happening Again

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Nov. 11, 2019

    The deaths have sparked debate about Britain's approach to tackling smugglers and traffickers. Read more

  • Article: Britain Has Launched More New Vegan Products Than Anywhere Else in the Last Year

    Britain Has Launched More New Vegan Products Than Anywhere Else in the Last Year

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Nov. 11, 2019

    People are starting to realise that livestock produces 14.5% of greenhouse gas emissions globally. Read more

  • Article: 'Climate Strike' Has Just Been Declared 2019's Word of the Year

    'Climate Strike' Has Just Been Declared 2019's Word of the Year

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Nov. 8, 2019

    As climate protesters have taken to the streets around the world, a new term is gaining popularity. Read more

  • Article: Beyoncé's Designer Bets on 'Made in Africa' Fashion to Create Jobs

    Beyoncé's Designer Bets on 'Made in Africa' Fashion to Create Jobs

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Nov. 5, 2019

    Sarah Diouf hopes to open a production facility with 100 to 150 tailors. Read more

  • Article: Men Sweeping? Women Inheriting? How Rural Kenyans Are Shaking Up Traditional Gender Roles

    Men Sweeping? Women Inheriting? How Rural Kenyans Are Shaking Up Traditional Gender Roles

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Nov. 1, 2019

    It's part of an effort to loosen gender restrictions that hold back economic and social progress. Read more

  • Article: J.K. Rowling Warns Young Travellers to Avoid 'Voluntourism' That Fuels Human Trafficking

    J.K. Rowling Warns Young Travellers to Avoid 'Voluntourism' That Fuels Human Trafficking

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Oct. 29, 2019

    It's estimated that eight in 10 children living in orphanages have been trafficked. Read more

  • Article: Dressed in Colours Worn by Her Rapist, South African Woman Walks 700km to Inspire Hope

    Dressed in Colours Worn by Her Rapist, South African Woman Walks 700km to Inspire Hope

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Oct. 28, 2019

    Leilani Kuter walked 27km a day for 27 days to mark 27 years since becoming a rape survivor. Read more