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  • Article: Britain Just Launched Its First Safe House for Trafficked Children
    Citizenship

    Britain Just Launched Its First Safe House for Trafficked Children

    Sept. 18, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    It aims to make the children feel like they are in a home rather than an institution. Read more

  • Article: Gender Equality Is 'Critical' to Human Development, Report Says
    Girls & Women

    Gender Equality Is 'Critical' to Human Development, Report Says

    Sept. 17, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Inequality in development presents a "grave challenge to progress" and could fuel extremism. Read more

  • Article: Female Journalists Face Rape Threats and 'Relentless' Abuse, Survey Finds
    Girls & Women

    Female Journalists Face Rape Threats and 'Relentless' Abuse, Survey Finds

    Sept. 14, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    More than half of women in media have suffered work-related abuse, threats or physical attacks. Read more

  • Article: Ban Ki-moon and Bill Gates Are Teaming Up to Fight Climate Change
    Environment

    Ban Ki-moon and Bill Gates Are Teaming Up to Fight Climate Change

    Sept. 14, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    High-powered commission aims to strengthen funding and practical solutions. Read more

  • Article: British LGBTQ Domestic Abuse Survivors Twice as Likely to Attempt Suicide
    Citizenship

    British LGBTQ Domestic Abuse Survivors Twice as Likely to Attempt Suicide

    Sept. 14, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Gay and transgender people attacked by their partners are also twice as likely to self-harm. Read more

  • Article: Cape Town Wants to Build Affordable Housing Near Jobs to Fight Climate Change
    Environment

    Cape Town Wants to Build Affordable Housing Near Jobs to Fight Climate Change

    Sept. 13, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The proposed homes would be built on land left undeveloped after apartheid. Read more

  • Article: Working as 'Human Interceptors,' Nepalese Women Catch Traffickers
    Citizenship

    Working as 'Human Interceptors,' Nepalese Women Catch Traffickers

    Sept. 13, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    South Asia is the fastest-growing and second-largest region for human trafficking in the world. Read more

  • Article: Global Happiness Levels Are the Lowest in 10 Years
    Citizenship

    Global Happiness Levels Are the Lowest in 10 Years

    Sept. 12, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Conflict-hit Central African Republic was the world's unhappiest place last year. Read more