#Humanitarian aid

  • Article: These Kung Fu Nuns Are Biking Thousands of Miles to Empower Women
    Girls & Women

    These Kung Fu Nuns Are Biking Thousands of Miles to Empower Women

    By Joe McCarthy|Dec. 21, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    “When you’re desperate and you’re starving, you don’t care what gender brings you a bag of rice.” Read more

  • Article: US Commits $130 Million to Fight Food Crisis in Yemen
    Food & Hunger

    US Commits $130 Million to Fight Food Crisis in Yemen

    By Joe McCarthy|Dec. 12, 2017

    Yemen is facing one of the worst humanitarian crises in the world. Read more

  • Article: Trump's White House Just Said It Will Stop Funding Some UN Relief Efforts
    Citizenship

    Trump's White House Just Said It Will Stop Funding Some UN Relief Efforts

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 27, 2017

    Vice President Mike Pence wants to prioritize faith-based organizations. Read more

  • Article: South Korea Plans to Give North Korea $8 Million of Aid, Even Though They're Technically At War
    Citizenship

    South Korea Plans to Give North Korea $8 Million of Aid, Even Though They're Technically At War

    Sept. 21, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    South Korea is prioritizing people over politics. Read more

  • Article: How sound policy can silence the sound of suffering
    Food & Hunger

    How sound policy can silence the sound of suffering

    May 20, 2016|World Vision

    Sound polices make it is possible to avoid the worst-case scenario. Read more

  • Article: 14 million reasons to care about education for refugees
    Education

    14 million reasons to care about education for refugees

    Feb. 4, 2016|Global Partnership for Education

    Developing countries host more than 86% of the people forcibly displaced by war and persecution Read more

  • Article: Breaking: $10B raised in single day for Syrian conflict, shattering all records
    Citizenship

    Breaking: $10B raised in single day for Syrian conflict, shattering all records

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 4, 2016

    1 in 5 Syrians have fled the country. Read more

  • Article: How one group plans to revolutionize menstrual hygiene for refugees
    Girls & Women

    How one group plans to revolutionize menstrual hygiene for refugees

    Oct. 29, 2015|TakePart

    One machine makes a low-cost alternative to being forced to use dirty rags. Read more