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  • Article: African Leaders Just Pledged to Improve Youth Education and Health — Especially for Girls
    Finance & Innovation

    African Leaders Just Pledged to Improve Youth Education and Health — Especially for Girls

    By Joe McCarthy|April 11, 2019

    “Africa stands at the crossroads of a huge opportunity.” Read more

  • Article: Why New Zealand Measures Success by Human Well-Being Instead of GDP Growth
    Finance & Innovation

    Why New Zealand Measures Success by Human Well-Being Instead of GDP Growth

    By Joe McCarthy|April 10, 2019

    The two are inextricably linked. Read more

  • Article: South African Youth Employment Enterprise Harambee Just Won a Prestigious Global Award
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    South African Youth Employment Enterprise Harambee Just Won a Prestigious Global Award

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|April 3, 2019

    More than 100,000 young people have benefitted from the organisation. Read more

  • Article: Australia's Federal Budget Returns to Surplus but Cuts Aid
    Finance & Innovation

    Australia's Federal Budget Returns to Surplus but Cuts Aid

    By Madeleine Keck|April 3, 2019

    This year sees the sixth successive Australian aid cut. Read more

  • Article: Two South African Teens Create Groundbreaking Schoolbag That's Also a Light Source
    Finance & Innovation

    Two South African Teens Create Groundbreaking Schoolbag That's Also a Light Source

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|March 26, 2019

    South Africa is plagued by power failures, so this bag could bring light for many. Read more

  • Article: Gender Equality, Climate Change to Feature in Labor’s Proposed Australian Foreign Aid Budget
    Finance & Innovation

    Gender Equality, Climate Change to Feature in Labor’s Proposed Australian Foreign Aid Budget

    By Madeleine Keck|March 18, 2019

    "Aid can and does make a difference." Read more

  • Article: Ethiopian Coffee Farmers Are Using Tech to Find a Way out of Poverty
    Finance & Innovation

    Ethiopian Coffee Farmers Are Using Tech to Find a Way out of Poverty

    March 14, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Coffee farmers are betting on blockchain to boost business. Read more

  • Article: Women in Berlin Can Ride Mass Transit for 21% Off This Equal Pay Day
    Finance & Innovation

    Women in Berlin Can Ride Mass Transit for 21% Off This Equal Pay Day

    By Jana Sepehr  and  Leah Rodriguez|March 13, 2019

    The reduced rate is meant to highlight Germany’s gender pay gap. Read more