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  • Article: Kenyan Farmers Brace for Second Onslaught of Crop-Devouring Locusts

    Kenyan Farmers Brace for Second Onslaught of Crop-Devouring Locusts

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|March 26, 2020

    With 3 million Kenyans already facing food shortages, new locust swarms are starting to appear. Read more

  • Article: Climate Activist Greta Thunberg Says Coronavirus Pandemic Shows World Can Act Fast in a Crisis

    Climate Activist Greta Thunberg Says Coronavirus Pandemic Shows World Can Act Fast in a Crisis

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|March 25, 2020

    It's clear we can "change our habits and treat a crisis like a crisis." Read more

  • Article: Seven Diseases That Cause the Most Deaths Among Vulnerable People

    Seven Diseases That Cause the Most Deaths Among Vulnerable People

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|March 24, 2020

    Diseases like tuberculosis and malaria largely ravage low-income countries. Read more

  • Article: Fears Over Handwashing in Africa to Stem Coronavirus Seen as Trigger for Change

    Fears Over Handwashing in Africa to Stem Coronavirus Seen as Trigger for Change

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|March 23, 2020

    More than a third of people in West and Central Africa do not have access to clean water. Read more

  • Article: Namibia's #MeToo Movement Is Using Social Media to Track Down Sexual Predators

    Namibia's #MeToo Movement Is Using Social Media to Track Down Sexual Predators

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|March 19, 2020

    The small country has a high rate of gender-based violence. Read more

  • Article: FGM Affects More Countries Than Previous Estimates Suggest: Study

    FGM Affects More Countries Than Previous Estimates Suggest: Study

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|March 18, 2020

    FGM affects at least 92 countries, according to a study by Equality Now. Read more

  • Article: HIV Prevention Drug PrEP to Be Available on the NHS in England

    HIV Prevention Drug PrEP to Be Available on the NHS in England

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|March 17, 2020

    It's been hailed as a "milestone moment" by health campaigners. Read more

  • Article: Lawmakers Are Facing Pressure to Criminalize Cyber Sexual Abuse

    Lawmakers Are Facing Pressure to Criminalize Cyber Sexual Abuse

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|March 16, 2020

    The legal position on digital sex abuse varies considerably around the world. Read more