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  • Article: 5 Facts About Living with a Disability in the Developing World
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    5 Facts About Living with a Disability in the Developing World

    By Jackie Marchildon|Nov. 23, 2018

    An estimated 1 billion people in the world live with disabilities. Read more

  • Article: Desmond Tutu Foundation Is Working to End HIV and STI Infections Among Young Women in South Africa
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    Desmond Tutu Foundation Is Working to End HIV and STI Infections Among Young Women in South Africa

    By Thato Mahlangu|Nov. 22, 2018

    “South Africa has the largest HIV infections in the world." Read more

  • Article: How Nedbank Is Working to Change the Lives of Children Across South Africa
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    How Nedbank Is Working to Change the Lives of Children Across South Africa

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Nov. 21, 2018|Nedbank

    2.5 million children in the country go hungry every year. Read more

  • Article: North Carolina School in Anti-Vaxxer Stronghold Sees Chickenpox Outbreak
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    North Carolina School in Anti-Vaxxer Stronghold Sees Chickenpox Outbreak

    By Sophie Maes|Nov. 20, 2018

    Thirty-six students have contracted the chickenpox. Read more

  • Article: Progress Against Malaria Has Stalled — But the UN Has a Plan
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    Progress Against Malaria Has Stalled — But the UN Has a Plan

    By Sophie Maes|Nov. 20, 2018

    Approximately 70% of malaria cases are concentrated in 11 countries. Read more

  • Feature: Here's What Pregnancy Looks Like Around Sub-Saharan Africa
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    Here's What Pregnancy Looks Like Around Sub-Saharan Africa

    By Jackie Marchildon  and  Olivia Kestin|Nov. 20, 2018

    About 830 women die from pregnancy- or childbirth-related complications every day. Read more

  • Article: Deadly Air Pollution Shortens Lives by Nearly 2 Years: Report
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    Deadly Air Pollution Shortens Lives by Nearly 2 Years: Report

    Nov. 20, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Air pollution is cutting global life expectancy by an average of 1.8 years per person Read more

  • Article: India Just Opened Its First Elephant Hospital — and the Pictures Are Amazing
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    India Just Opened Its First Elephant Hospital — and the Pictures Are Amazing

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 19, 2018

    India is home to half of Asia’s elephant population. Read more