#Somalia

  • Article: Somali Refugees Are Plastic Waste Warriors in One of the World's Biggest Camps
    Environment

    Somali Refugees Are Plastic Waste Warriors in One of the World's Biggest Camps

    June 5, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    A recycling project aims to clean the environment and boost refugee incomes in Kenya's Dadaab camp. Read more

  • Article: Sheffield's Badass New Lord Mayor Is Also a Former Refugee
    Citizenship

    Sheffield's Badass New Lord Mayor Is Also a Former Refugee

    By Imogen Calderwood|May 18, 2018

    Magid Magid says he’s going bring the role "into the 21st century." Read more

  • Article: Here’s How Many Refugees the US Has Accepted in 2018
    Citizenship

    Here’s How Many Refugees the US Has Accepted in 2018

    By Chris Gelardi|April 26, 2018

    The US is on pace to resettle the fewest number of refugees in 40 years. Read more

  • Article: 8 Countries Where FGM Has Affected Over 80% of Women
    Girls & Women

    8 Countries Where FGM Has Affected Over 80% of Women

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Jan. 25, 2018

    200 million girls have undergone it globally, but these countries are the worst offenders. Read more

  • Article: This African State Could Soon Pass Its First-Ever Law Against Rape
    Girls & Women

    This African State Could Soon Pass Its First-Ever Law Against Rape

    By Daniele Selby|Jan. 10, 2018

    Somaliland, a self-declared republic, is part of Somalia, which currently has no anti-rape laws. Read more

  • Article: Yes, UK Aid Money Goes to Some of the World’s Most Corrupt Countries — and Here’s Why That’s Important
    AdvocacyCitizenship

    Yes, UK Aid Money Goes to Some of the World’s Most Corrupt Countries — and Here’s Why That’s Important

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 2, 2018

    Corruption isn’t a reason to slash aid spending to the countries who need it most. Read more

  • Article: These Before and After Photos Show Just How Vital Foreign Aid Is in the Fight Against Hunger
    Food & Hunger

    These Before and After Photos Show Just How Vital Foreign Aid Is in the Fight Against Hunger

    By Imogen Calderwood|Nov. 2, 2017

    5-year-old Yasmiin weighed less than 2 stone. Read more

  • Article: How This Weekend’s Terror Attack in Somalia Is Linked to Poverty
    Citizenship

    How This Weekend’s Terror Attack in Somalia Is Linked to Poverty

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 16, 2017

    The Shabab both exploits and worsens poverty. Read more