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  • Article: Thousands of Children Born to Venezuelan Migrants in Colombia Left Stateless
    Citizenship

    Thousands of Children Born to Venezuelan Migrants in Colombia Left Stateless

    May 24, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Without identity documents, these children and their mothers are stuck in legal limbo. Read more

  • Article: Forced Marriage Reports in UK Reach Record High
    Girls & Women

    Forced Marriage Reports in UK Reach Record High

    May 24, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Britain banned forced marriage in 2014 but there have only been two convictions since. Read more

  • Article: India Elects a Record-Breaking Number of Women to Parliament
    Girls & Women

    India Elects a Record-Breaking Number of Women to Parliament

    May 24, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Women will make up about 15% of the lower house of parliament — less than the global average. Read more

  • Article: India's First Openly Gay Athlete Says She'll Fight for Right to Marry
    Citizenship

    India's First Openly Gay Athlete Says She'll Fight for Right to Marry

    May 24, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "As long as we are united in our hearts and our minds, nothing can prevent us." Read more

  • Article: Hundreds of Children Separated from Parents in Cyclone-Hit Mozambique
    Citizenship

    Hundreds of Children Separated from Parents in Cyclone-Hit Mozambique

    May 23, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Humanitarian organizations fear for the children made vulnerable by disaster. Read more

  • Article: British City Welcomes Europe's First-Ever Eco-Mosque
    Environment

    British City Welcomes Europe's First-Ever Eco-Mosque

    May 23, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Cat Stevens — now known as Yusuf Islam — backed the mosque. Read more

  • Article: Hospital Boats Bring Free Health Care to Bangladesh's Remote Islands
    Health

    Hospital Boats Bring Free Health Care to Bangladesh's Remote Islands

    May 22, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Heavily impacted by climate change, residents are able to easily seek care with the new boat system. Read more

  • Article: Britain Just Appointed Its First Human Rights Ambassador
    Citizenship

    Britain Just Appointed Its First Human Rights Ambassador

    May 22, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Rita French will be based in Geneva and will focus on issues including media freedom and slavery. Read more