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  • Article: Top 10 Countries Improving on the SDGs as Global Progress Stalls Due to COVID-19

    Top 10 Countries Improving on the SDGs as Global Progress Stalls Due to COVID-19

    By Joe McCarthy|July 9, 2020

    The pandemic has “erased” progress on the Sustainable Development Goals. Read more

  • Article: #HijabisFightBack: In Brussels, Thousands Protest Belgium’s College Headscarf Ban

    #HijabisFightBack: In Brussels, Thousands Protest Belgium’s College Headscarf Ban

    By Sarah El Gharib|July 9, 2020

    Protestors are taking to the streets to voice their opposition to the decision. Read more

  • Article: What Rishi Sunak's Mini-Budget 2020 Means for Britain’s Young People and the Climate

    What Rishi Sunak's Mini-Budget 2020 Means for Britain’s Young People and the Climate

    By Helen Lock|July 9, 2020

    The plan includes £2 billion to help young people in the UK access work placements. Read more

  • Article: Verizon Commits $1M to Education Cannot Wait in Support of ‘Global Goal: Unite for Our Future’

    Verizon Commits $1M to Education Cannot Wait in Support of ‘Global Goal: Unite for Our Future’

    By Liza Gellerman|Verizon|July 9, 2020

    The donation builds on Verizon’s long-standing commitment to support students and teachers Read more

  • Article: Child Marriage Is on the Rise in Turkey as Syrian Refugees Struggle During COVID-19

    Child Marriage Is on the Rise in Turkey as Syrian Refugees Struggle During COVID-19

    By Leah Rodriguez|July 8, 2020

    Parents are offering up their daughters in exchange for rent. Read more

  • Article: COVID-19 Exposes 'Distorted Picture' of Global Poverty Gains, UN Envoy Says

    COVID-19 Exposes 'Distorted Picture' of Global Poverty Gains, UN Envoy Says

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|July 8, 2020

    “$1.90 a day is really miserable subsistence and by no means amounts to eradicating poverty.” Read more

  • Article: SAP Is Investing More in Sustainable Business, Social Justice, and Equality

    SAP Is Investing More in Sustainable Business, Social Justice, and Equality

    By Liza Gellerman|July 8, 2020

    The software company has committed funds to help marginalized communities affected by COVID-19. Read more

  • Article: The World Must Change the Way It Addresses Mental Health, Says UN Special Rapporteur

    The World Must Change the Way It Addresses Mental Health, Says UN Special Rapporteur

    By Sarah El Gharib|July 8, 2020

    Global mental health must move away from an outdated "mad or bad" approach. Read more