#aid and development

  • Article: Tanzanian Court Sentenced Six to Prison for Cutting Off the Hand of Albino Boy
    Citizenship

    Tanzanian Court Sentenced Six to Prison for Cutting Off the Hand of Albino Boy

    Sept. 5, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Albinos are attacked for their body parts, which are prized in witchcraft and can fetch a high price Read more

  • Article: Cairo Transforms Shipping Containers Into Homes for the Poor
    Finance & Innovation

    Cairo Transforms Shipping Containers Into Homes for the Poor

    April 26, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Many Egyptians living in sprawling slums and unlicensed apartment blocks. Read more

  • Article: Disabilities Aren't Stopping Women in Burkina Faso From Becoming Independent
    Girls & Women

    Disabilities Aren't Stopping Women in Burkina Faso From Becoming Independent

    March 31, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "Before this initiative we were confined to our homes. We couldn't go out." Read more

  • Article: How 6 Major Famines Changed the Past 100 Years
    Food & Hunger

    How 6 Major Famines Changed the Past 100 Years

    Feb. 22, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    People are currently starving to death in four countries, and 20 million lives are at risk. Read more