#Asia

  • 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
    PartnerCitizenship

    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

  • Article: New Study Shows Every $1 Spent on Australian Foreign Aid Returns $7.10 in Exports
    AdvocacyCitizenship

    New Study Shows Every $1 Spent on Australian Foreign Aid Returns $7.10 in Exports

    By Marnie Cunningham|Oct. 31, 2017

    Australian aid is proven to have economic benefits for Australia Read more

  • Article: Melting Glaciers in Asia Threaten to Leave Millions Without Water
    Water & Sanitation

    Melting Glaciers in Asia Threaten to Leave Millions Without Water

    Sept. 15, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    More than one billion people across Asia depend on rivers like the Yangtze, Ganges and Mekong. Read more