#Belgium

  • Article: Late MP Jo Cox Now Has a Square in Brussels Named After Her
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    Late MP Jo Cox Now Has a Square in Brussels Named After Her

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 27, 2018

    It’s a place where the “values she stood by can be remembered.” Read more

  • Article: This Country Is the First Ever to Send a Female Ambassador to Saudi Arabia
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    This Country Is the First Ever to Send a Female Ambassador to Saudi Arabia

    By Phineas Rueckert|Dec. 19, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    She will be the first-ever female ambassador stationed in Riyadh. Read more

  • Article: Meet the Man Who’s Working to Give All Women Control of Their Bodies
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    Meet the Man Who’s Working to Give All Women Control of Their Bodies

    By Colleen Curry|July 19, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    "We should all be feminists." Read more

  • Article: Burqa Bans Are Legal, European Court Rules
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    Burqa Bans Are Legal, European Court Rules

    By Madison Feser|July 13, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    "If we want to live together in a free society, we need to recognize each other." Read more

  • Article: Belgium Just Banned Forced Sterilization of Trans People, But the Law Doesn't Go Far Enough
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    Belgium Just Banned Forced Sterilization of Trans People, But the Law Doesn't Go Far Enough

    May 26, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "That is a bit of a missed opportunity." Read more

  • Article: UNESCO Adds Rumba, Yoga, Belgian Beer to Protected List
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    UNESCO Adds Rumba, Yoga, Belgian Beer to Protected List

    By Joe McCarthy|Dec. 2, 2016

    Just like yoga, Belgian beer has conquered the globe. Read more

  • Article: Belgium Says It Favors Bringing Amal Clooney’s ISIS Case to International Criminal Court
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    Belgium Says It Favors Bringing Amal Clooney’s ISIS Case to International Criminal Court

    By Colleen Curry|Oct. 4, 2016

    Global Citizens took 40,000 actions encouraging Belgium to refer the case to international court. Read more

  • Video: His Uncle Swam for Syria; Now Rami Anis Joins Refugee Olympic Team
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    His Uncle Swam for Syria; Now Rami Anis Joins Refugee Olympic Team

    By Meghan Werft|July 25, 2016

    “Swimming is my life,” Anis says. “The swimming pool is my home.” Read more