#Asia

  • Article: Asia's Growing Appetite for Meat and Seafood Will 'Strain Environment'
    Environment

    Asia's Growing Appetite for Meat and Seafood Will 'Strain Environment'

    Sept. 4, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    A land area the size of India will be needed for additional food production. Read more

  • Article: North Korea and Eritrea Have the Highest Rates of Modern Slavery, Report Says
    Citizenship

    North Korea and Eritrea Have the Highest Rates of Modern Slavery, Report Says

    July 19, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    More than 40 million people were enslaved around the world as of 2016. Read more

  • Article: Scientists Are Racing Against Time to Stop Bananas From Being 'Wiped Out'
    Food & Hunger

    Scientists Are Racing Against Time to Stop Bananas From Being 'Wiped Out'

    By Imogen Calderwood  and  Erica Sanchez|June 18, 2018

    We've become completely reliant on one type of banana. Now a disease could lead to its extinction. Read more

  • Article: The US Remains the Dominant Power in Asia: Report
    Citizenship

    The US Remains the Dominant Power in Asia: Report

    By Joe McCarthy|May 10, 2018

    "Tensions between Asian powers will define war and peace in the 21st century.” Read more

  • Article: How Martial Arts in Asia Can Help End Extreme Poverty
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    How Martial Arts in Asia Can Help End Extreme Poverty

    By Phineas Rueckert|Jan. 30, 2018

    One Championship and Global Citizen are teaming up to end poverty. Read more

  • Article: Why the 26th of January Matters for India — And the World
    Citizenship

    Why the 26th of January Matters for India — And the World

    Jan. 25, 2018

    1.32 billion people celebrate 68 years of democracy. Read more

  • Article: The Biggest Companies in Asia Are Joining to Fight Slavery
    Finance & Innovation

    The Biggest Companies in Asia Are Joining to Fight Slavery

    Jan. 16, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    They hope that a corporate-backed movement will succeed where activism failed. Read more

  • Article: This Safe, Cheap Typhoid Vaccine Could Be the Breakthrough the World Needs
    Health

    This Safe, Cheap Typhoid Vaccine Could Be the Breakthrough the World Needs

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 4, 2018

    The deadly disease still infects up to 20 million people a year. Read more