#Denmark

  • Article: Danes March Against Face-Veil Ban to Support Muslim Women's Rights
    Girls & Women

    Danes March Against Face-Veil Ban to Support Muslim Women's Rights

    By Joanna Prisco|Aug. 2, 2018

    Protesters say the law infringes on women’s right to dress as they choose. Read more

  • Article: Asylum Seekers Are Boosting Europe's Economies, Study Says
    Citizenship

    Asylum Seekers Are Boosting Europe's Economies, Study Says

    June 21, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "The cliché that international migration is associated with economic 'burden' can be dispelled." Read more

  • Article: Denmark Just Banned Burqas and Other Face Coverings
    Girls & Women

    Denmark Just Banned Burqas and Other Face Coverings

    By Daniele Selby  and  Jana Sepehr|May 31, 2018

    Lawmakers say the policy is for public safety reasons and not meant to target any one religion. Read more

  • Article: 5 Ridiculous Refugee Policies You Should Know About
    Citizenship

    5 Ridiculous Refugee Policies You Should Know About

    By Chris Gelardi|March 20, 2018

    The worst refugee crisis since World War II has brought out some countries’ inhospitable sides. Read more

  • Article: Gender Equality Is on Denmark’s Agenda Thanks to Thousands of Calls From Global Citizens
    AdvocacyGirls & Women

    Gender Equality Is on Denmark’s Agenda Thanks to Thousands of Calls From Global Citizens

    By Katie Dallas|Sept. 8, 2017

    This is how advocacy works people Read more

  • Article: This 'Sex Ambulance' Is Protecting Prostitutes in Denmark
    Girls & Women

    This 'Sex Ambulance' Is Protecting Prostitutes in Denmark

    May 18, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Sex workers in Denmark are violated or threatened by customers about 31% of the time. Read more

  • Article: LEGO Now Runs on 100% Clean Energy — Getting Rid of Plastic Is Next
    Environment

    LEGO Now Runs on 100% Clean Energy — Getting Rid of Plastic Is Next

    By Meghan Werft|May 17, 2017

    The Danish toymaker is 100% committed to climate action. Read more

  • Article: Meet The Woman Who Led Denmark to Cut Food Waste By 25% in 5 Years
    Food & Hunger

    Meet The Woman Who Led Denmark to Cut Food Waste By 25% in 5 Years

    By James Hitchings-Hales|March 2, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Selina Juul isn’t a politician. But she’s leading Denmark’s food waste revolution. Read more