#India

  • Article: This Man Walked Nearly 7,500 Miles to Protest Child Trafficking and Sexual Abuse in India
    Education

    This Man Walked Nearly 7,500 Miles to Protest Child Trafficking and Sexual Abuse in India

    By Phineas Rueckert|Oct. 16, 2017

    Nobel Laureate Kailash Satyarthi is calling for an end to sexual violence against children. Read more

  • Article: India Urged to Target and Punish Men Who Buy Sex With Children
    Citizenship

    India Urged to Target and Punish Men Who Buy Sex With Children

    Oct. 16, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Thousands of children are lured or abducted by traffickers every year in India. 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: 7 Reasons Ending Child Marriage Is Absolutely Necessary — on International Day of the Girl Child
    Girls & Women

    7 Reasons Ending Child Marriage Is Absolutely Necessary — on International Day of the Girl Child

    By Imogen Calderwood|Oct. 11, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    We’re still not doing enough. Read more

  • Article: Women in This Indian Tribe Are Saying No to Forced Tattoos
    Girls & Women

    Women in This Indian Tribe Are Saying No to Forced Tattoos

    By Imogen Calderwood|Oct. 11, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Education and TV are changing traditional attitudes. Read more

  • Article: India Rules Sex With a Child Bride Is Always Rape in a Massive Win for Girls’ Rights
    Girls & Women

    India Rules Sex With a Child Bride Is Always Rape in a Massive Win for Girls’ Rights

    By Imogen Calderwood|Oct. 11, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    It’s a landmark change to India’s marital rape laws. Read more

  • Article: Indian Men Are Twirling Their Mustaches on Social Media to Protest Discrimination
    Citizenship

    Indian Men Are Twirling Their Mustaches on Social Media to Protest Discrimination

    By Phineas Rueckert|Oct. 6, 2017

    The #MrDalit campaign comes after three men from a lower caste were brutally beaten. Read more

  • Article: How One Organization is Bringing Better Sanitation to Homes in India
    PartnerWater & Sanitation

    How One Organization is Bringing Better Sanitation to Homes in India

    Oct. 6, 2017|Johnson & Johnson

    Even toilets can be crowdfunded. Read more