#Health

  • Article: A Bus That Actually Cleans Up Air Pollution Has Launched in the UK
    Environment

    A Bus That Actually Cleans Up Air Pollution Has Launched in the UK

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 27, 2018

    It’s the UK’s first air-filtering bus. Read more

  • Article: Connecting for a Better Tomorrow: Vodacom and Global Citizen Team Up to Create Change in South Africa
    PartnerCitizenship

    Connecting for a Better Tomorrow: Vodacom and Global Citizen Team Up to Create Change in South Africa

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Sept. 26, 2018|Vodacom Group

    Join the movement and#BeTheGeneration that aims to end extreme poverty by 2030. Read more

  • Article: Ex-UN Chief Ban Ki-moon Calls Expensive US Health Care 'Morally Wrong'
    Health

    Ex-UN Chief Ban Ki-moon Calls Expensive US Health Care 'Morally Wrong'

    By Joanna Prisco|Sept. 25, 2018

    "Publicly financed health care is a human right." Read more

  • Article: South Sudan Surgeon Wins UN Prize for Treating War-Hit Refugees
    Health

    South Sudan Surgeon Wins UN Prize for Treating War-Hit Refugees

    Sept. 25, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Evan Atar Adaha has been running Maban hospital since 2011. Read more

  • Article: A Former Child Orphan Just Joined With the UN to Empower and Educate Girls in South Africa
    Girls & Women

    A Former Child Orphan Just Joined With the UN to Empower and Educate Girls in South Africa

    By Mbali Kgame|Sept. 25, 2018

    Sibulele Sibaca was orphaned at 16 by HIV — so she launched a foundation to support other girls. Read more

  • Article: Jacinda Ardern Wants to Make New Zealand the 'Best Place in the World to Be a Child'
    Girls & Women

    Jacinda Ardern Wants to Make New Zealand the 'Best Place in the World to Be a Child'

    By Matt Petronzio|Sept. 23, 2018

    "If you ask me why I’m in politics, my answer will be simple: children." Read more

  • Article: What You Don't Know About These Worms That Can Infect Your Body Through Contaminated Soil
    Health

    What You Don't Know About These Worms That Can Infect Your Body Through Contaminated Soil

    By Diana Duong|Sept. 21, 2018|Uniting to Combat Neglected Tropical Diseases

    Soil-transmitted helminths are transmitted through contaminated soil. Read more

  • Article: India Halved Its Poverty Rate in 10 Years: Report
    Citizenship

    India Halved Its Poverty Rate in 10 Years: Report

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 21, 2018

    Globally, 1.3 billion people live in poverty. Read more