#children

  • Article: Hundreds of Venezuelan Children Victims of Child Labor in Colombia
    Citizenship

    Hundreds of Venezuelan Children Victims of Child Labor in Colombia

    June 14, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    About 850,000 children in Colombia are estimated to be working and not attending school. Read more

  • Article: After a Cyclone, ‘Schools in a Box’ Are Helping Kids Get an Education in Tonga
    Education

    After a Cyclone, ‘Schools in a Box’ Are Helping Kids Get an Education in Tonga

    By David Brand|March 1, 2018

    The aluminum boxes contain essential supplies and even turn into blackboards. Read more

  • Article: Slavery Is the Indian Textile Industry's 'Dirty Secret'
    Citizenship

    Slavery Is the Indian Textile Industry's 'Dirty Secret'

    Jan. 12, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Millions of people work as virtual slaves to repay debts throughout India. Read more

  • Article: Netflix Accused of Glamorizing Child Sex Trafficking
    Girls & Women

    Netflix Accused of Glamorizing Child Sex Trafficking

    Jan. 12, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    More than 50 advocates signed a letter condemning the new drama "Baby." Read more

  • Article: Brazil’s Hunger Solution for Its Poorest Children? ‘Human Pet Food’
    Food & Hunger

    Brazil’s Hunger Solution for Its Poorest Children? ‘Human Pet Food’

    By David Brand|Oct. 20, 2017

    The mayor of Latin America’s biggest city wants poor kids to eat dried food pellets to curb hunger. Read more

  • Article: Indian Child Brides Sold in 'Package Deals' to Men from Gulf States
    Girls & Women

    Indian Child Brides Sold in 'Package Deals' to Men from Gulf States

    Oct. 12, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Wealthy men "marry" the girls for the duration of their stay as a form of sex tourism. Read more

  • Article: Meet Grace Wairimu, the Girl Who Sings For a Future Free of HIV
    PartnerHealth

    Meet Grace Wairimu, the Girl Who Sings For a Future Free of HIV

    June 28, 2017|Johnson & Johnson

    She is a child of Nyumbani, a community in Kenya giving HIV victims a second chance. Read more

  • Article: Chris Cornell Was a Rock Star and a Global Citizen
    Citizenship

    Chris Cornell Was a Rock Star and a Global Citizen

    By James O'Hare|May 18, 2017

    The iconic singer was committed to helping children and refugees. Read more