#India

  • Article: 2.4 Billion People Are About to Have Access to Sanitation, A New Role For Business Says Toilet Board Coalition
    Water & Sanitation

    2.4 Billion People Are About to Have Access to Sanitation, A New Role For Business Says Toilet Board Coalition

    March 22, 2017

    "Sanitation is a sector about to transform." Read more

  • Article: Here Are 23 Photos of Holi, the Most Stunning Holiday Ever
    Citizenship

    Here Are 23 Photos of Holi, the Most Stunning Holiday Ever

    By Meghan Werft| March 13, 2017

    It's about love. Read more

  • Article: 6 Months Paid Maternity Leave Is Now Law in India
    Girls & Women

    6 Months Paid Maternity Leave Is Now Law in India

    By Gabriella Canal| March 10, 2017 |CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Indian women will now get a longer maternity leave than what is provided in countries like Germany. Read more

  • Article: Once a Child Slave, This Woman's Dedicated Her Live to Saving Others
    Girls & Women

    Once a Child Slave, This Woman's Dedicated Her Live to Saving Others

    March 9, 2017 |Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Anoyara Khatun won a presidential award for challenging the status quo. Read more

  • Article: In the Middle of a Severe Drought, This Indian Village Had Water. Here's How.
    Water & Sanitation

    In the Middle of a Severe Drought, This Indian Village Had Water. Here's How.

    March 7, 2017 |Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Anna Hazare's method raised the ground water level by 200 feet. Read more

  • Article: Child Workers in India Are Making Pickles and Fireworks Before They Even Turn 6
    Citizenship

    Child Workers in India Are Making Pickles and Fireworks Before They Even Turn 6

    Feb. 28, 2017 |Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "What we see is just the tip of the iceberg." Read more

  • Article: Orphanage Sells Babies for $2K, Tells Mothers Their Children Were Stillborn
    Citizenship

    Orphanage Sells Babies for $2K, Tells Mothers Their Children Were Stillborn

    Feb. 22, 2017 |Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Police have shut down the orphanage. Read more

  • Article: To Achieve Promise of 'My Clean India' Managing Poop Matters
    Water & Sanitation

    To Achieve Promise of 'My Clean India' Managing Poop Matters

    By Zachory Nowosadzki| Feb. 20, 2017

    "Toilet waste is often disposed of by unsafe means, including dumping in fresh water sources." Read more