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  • Article: Girls Suffer Genital Cutting in India Despite the Government's Denials, Activists Say
    Girls & Women

    Girls Suffer Genital Cutting in India Despite the Government's Denials, Activists Say

    Jan. 4, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    FGM is practiced by the close-knit Dawoodi Bohra community, female members say. Read more

  • Article: Students' Secret Notes Uncover Child Marriage and Sex Trafficking in India
    Girls & Women

    Students' Secret Notes Uncover Child Marriage and Sex Trafficking in India

    Jan. 3, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Their anonymous tips alert police to trafficking before it's too late. Read more

  • Article: 8 Stunning Facts About the Gender Pay Gap After Iceland Decided to Ditch It
    Girls & Women

    8 Stunning Facts About the Gender Pay Gap After Iceland Decided to Ditch It

    Jan. 3, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Everyone should follow Iceland’s lead on this one. Read more

  • Article: Major Climate Change Lawsuits Expected to Make Splash in 2018
    Environment

    Major Climate Change Lawsuits Expected to Make Splash in 2018

    Dec. 28, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    While climate-related suits are not new, scientific advances could bolster plaintiffs. Read more

  • Article: Why This Star Wears a Sanitary Pad in a New Bollywood Film
    Water & Sanitation

    Why This Star Wears a Sanitary Pad in a New Bollywood Film

    Dec. 20, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    “Padman” tackles the menstruation stigmas that plague women in India. Read more

  • Article: Rohingya Refugees Are Bringing Solar Panels With Them as They Flee
    Environment

    Rohingya Refugees Are Bringing Solar Panels With Them as They Flee

    Dec. 19, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    “This solar panel saved my life." Read more

  • Article: Saudi Women Will Be Able to Drive Motorbikes and Trucks After Driving Ban Lifted
    Girls & Women

    Saudi Women Will Be Able to Drive Motorbikes and Trucks After Driving Ban Lifted

    Dec. 19, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    For more than 25 years, women activists have campaigned to be allowed to drive. Read more

  • Article: Indian Sex Slaves Are Being 'Hidden' in Secret Passageways and Cupboards
    Girls & Women

    Indian Sex Slaves Are Being 'Hidden' in Secret Passageways and Cupboards

    Dec. 14, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Rescued child sex workers in India reveal hidden cells in brothels. Read more