#India

  • Article: Millions of People in India Are Being Poisoned by Their Water
    Water & Sanitation

    Millions of People in India Are Being Poisoned by Their Water

    By Gabriella Canal| April 28, 2017

    After years of exposure, thousands have developed various forms of cancer. Read more

  • Article: ‘Tax on Blood’: Campaign to Stop Tampon Tax in India Goes Viral
    Girls & Women

    ‘Tax on Blood’: Campaign to Stop Tampon Tax in India Goes Viral

    By Colleen Curry| April 24, 2017 |CHIME FOR CHANGE

    More than 300 million girls and women don’t have access to pads and tampons. Read more

  • Article: Michigan Doctor Denies Performing FGM, Says It Was ‘Religious Practice’
    Girls & Women

    Michigan Doctor Denies Performing FGM, Says It Was ‘Religious Practice’

    By Meghan Werft| April 19, 2017 |CHIME FOR CHANGE

    “This is part of the culture,” her lawyer argued in court. Read more

  • Article: Global Citizens Should Stream These 5 Movies Right Now
    Citizenship

    Global Citizens Should Stream These 5 Movies Right Now

    By Phineas Rueckert| April 12, 2017

    Here’s what we’re watching. Read more

  • Article: Principal Fired After Forcing 70 Girls to Strip, Proving They’re Not Menstruating
    Girls & Women

    Principal Fired After Forcing 70 Girls to Strip, Proving They’re Not Menstruating

    By Meghan Werft| April 5, 2017 |CHIME FOR CHANGE

    "Some of the girls began breaking down and crying, while others began protesting." Read more

  • Article: 5 Global Films to Stream Right Now
    Citizenship

    5 Global Films to Stream Right Now

    By Phineas Rueckert| April 5, 2017

    Here are our weekly Netflix picks, featuring a young Dev Patel and gorgeous Bolivian salt flats. Read more

  • Article: In India, Eating More Fruits and Vegetables Could Help Save Water
    Water & Sanitation

    In India, Eating More Fruits and Vegetables Could Help Save Water

    April 5, 2017 |Thomson Reuters Foundation

    To ensure there is enough available freshwater in India, water use will have to be cut by a third. Read more

  • Article: This 105-Year-Old Woman Has Planted Hundreds of Trees in India
    Environment

    This 105-Year-Old Woman Has Planted Hundreds of Trees in India

    By Phineas Rueckert| March 23, 2017 |CHIME FOR CHANGE

    She can see the forest for the trees. Read more