#India

  • Article: Indian Sex Slaves Are Being 'Hidden' in Secret Passageways and Cupboards
    Girls & Women

    Indian Sex Slaves Are Being 'Hidden' in Secret Passageways and Cupboards

    Dec. 14, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Rescued child sex workers in India reveal hidden cells in brothels. Read more

  • Article: Protests Erupt in India After 6-Year-Old Tortured and Raped
    Girls & Women

    Protests Erupt in India After 6-Year-Old Tortured and Raped

    By Joe McCarthy|Dec. 11, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Sexual violence and impunity for perpetrator remain stubborn problems in India. Read more

  • Article: This Man Has Saved Over 2,500 Children From Human Trafficking in India
    Girls & Women

    This Man Has Saved Over 2,500 Children From Human Trafficking in India

    By Imogen Calderwood|Dec. 8, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Global Citizen met Ajeet Singh in London. Read more

  • Article: Indian Courts Finally Consider Making Marital Rape Illegal
    Girls & Women

    Indian Courts Finally Consider Making Marital Rape Illegal

    Dec. 4, 2017|News Deeply

    The Delhi High Court is hearing petitions on whether to criminalize marital rape in India. Read more

  • Article: This All-Female Motorcycle Squad Is Tackling Sexual Violence in India’s ‘Rape Capital’
    Girls & Women

    This All-Female Motorcycle Squad Is Tackling Sexual Violence in India’s ‘Rape Capital’

    By Daniele Selby|Nov. 28, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    The squad is one of India’s latest efforts to combat widespread gender-based violence. Read more

  • Article: India Is Targeting Rickshaw, Taxi Drivers to Stop Violence Against Women
    Girls & Women

    India Is Targeting Rickshaw, Taxi Drivers to Stop Violence Against Women

    By Daniele Selby|Nov. 27, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Amending laws isn’t enough — it’s about changing minds, too, experts say. Read more

  • Article: An Indian Health Minister Just Said Cancer Is 'Caused by Sins' and People Are Outraged
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    An Indian Health Minister Just Said Cancer Is 'Caused by Sins' and People Are Outraged

    By Imogen Calderwood|Nov. 23, 2017

    “God makes us suffer when we sin.” Read more

  • Article: Pneumonia Kills More Children Than Any Other Disease but Receives the Least Funding
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    Pneumonia Kills More Children Than Any Other Disease but Receives the Least Funding

    By Shakira Donovan|Nov. 20, 2017

    Why investing in pneumonia vaccines should be a global health priority. Read more