#Health

  • Article: More Children Were Vaccinated in 2017 Than Ever Before
    Health

    More Children Were Vaccinated in 2017 Than Ever Before

    By Jackie Marchildon|July 17, 2018

    But almost 20 million infants did not receive full immunization in 2017. Read more

  • Article: How a Simple Radio Campaign Saved 3,000 Children in Africa
    Health

    How a Simple Radio Campaign Saved 3,000 Children in Africa

    By Joanna Prisco|July 17, 2018

    A recent initiative increased the total number of diagnoses for malaria, pneumonia, and diarrhea. Read more

  • Article: 7 Ways Nelson Mandela's Legacy Still Resonates Today
    Citizenship

    7 Ways Nelson Mandela's Legacy Still Resonates Today

    By Phineas Rueckert  and  David Brand|July 16, 2018

    "Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world." Read more

  • Article: It Could Take Centuries Until Everyone Has Access to Clean Water, Aid Group Says
    Water & Sanitation

    It Could Take Centuries Until Everyone Has Access to Clean Water, Aid Group Says

    July 16, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Around 850 million people worldwide lack clean water. Read more

  • Article: Over 1 Billion People Are at Risk of Overheating as the Earth Warms
    Environment

    Over 1 Billion People Are at Risk of Overheating as the Earth Warms

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Joanna Prisco|July 16, 2018

    India, China, and Mozambique are some of the countries most in need of cooling. Read more

  • Article: Women-Only Washrooms Restore Dignity to Refugees in Greece
    Water & Sanitation

    Women-Only Washrooms Restore Dignity to Refugees in Greece

    By Joanna Prisco|July 11, 2018

    A new initiative called Showers for Sisters is providing a respite for the women of Moria. Read more

  • Article: Australian Scientists Just Eliminated 80% of Disease-Carrying Mosquitoes in 3 Towns
    Health

    Australian Scientists Just Eliminated 80% of Disease-Carrying Mosquitoes in 3 Towns

    By Jackie Marchildon|July 11, 2018

    Aedes aegypti mosquitoes spread diseases like dengue fever and the Zika virus. Read more

  • Article: Activists Rally Around India's Supreme Court Condemning FGM
    Girls & Women

    Activists Rally Around India's Supreme Court Condemning FGM

    By Joanna Prisco|July 10, 2018

    “It violates the bodily integrity of a girl child,” said the court. Read more