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  • Article: Students' Secret Notes Uncover Child Marriage and Sex Trafficking in India
    Girls & Women

    Students' Secret Notes Uncover Child Marriage and Sex Trafficking in India

    Jan. 3, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Their anonymous tips alert police to trafficking before it's too late. Read more

  • Article: Why This Star Wears a Sanitary Pad in a New Bollywood Film
    Water & Sanitation

    Why This Star Wears a Sanitary Pad in a New Bollywood Film

    Dec. 20, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    “Padman” tackles the menstruation stigmas that plague women in India. Read more

  • Article: These 4 Female Artists Are Taking Over Loos in London for World Toilet Day
    Water & Sanitation

    These 4 Female Artists Are Taking Over Loos in London for World Toilet Day

    By Imogen Calderwood|Nov. 17, 2017

    1 in 3 women don’t have access to sanitation. Read more

  • Article: India Banned Sex With Child Brides — Will Marital Rape Be Next?
    Girls & Women

    India Banned Sex With Child Brides — Will Marital Rape Be Next?

    Oct. 13, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    India's Supreme Court ruled that sex with a bride under 18 is rape. Read more

  • Article: India’s Supreme Court Rules Sexual Orientation Is a Protected Right
    Citizenship

    India’s Supreme Court Rules Sexual Orientation Is a Protected Right

    By Colleen Curry|Aug. 25, 2017

    A major step forward for India’s LGBT population. Read more

  • Article: #AintNoCinderella: Why Indian Women Are Posting Selfies After Midnight
    Girls & Women

    #AintNoCinderella: Why Indian Women Are Posting Selfies After Midnight

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 9, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    They’re sending a powerful message. Read more

  • Article: In India, This 'Silent Killer' Puts Millions of Poor at Risk
    Environment

    In India, This 'Silent Killer' Puts Millions of Poor at Risk

    April 12, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The world's "biggest impending climate-related hazard." Read more

  • Article: India Celebrates 6 Years of Being Free of Polio
    Health

    India Celebrates 6 Years of Being Free of Polio

    By Colleen Curry|Jan. 13, 2017

    It was thought to be impossible. Read more