#South Sudan

  • Article: Uganda ‘Desperately’ Needs Humanitarian Aid as South Sudan Refugees Flood In, UN Says
    Citizenship

    Uganda ‘Desperately’ Needs Humanitarian Aid as South Sudan Refugees Flood In, UN Says

    By Madison Feser|Aug. 17, 2017

    The nation has become overwhelmed with South Sudanese refugees. Read more

  • Article: The Really Good Reason There Are 700 Bears on This Cathedral in London
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    The Really Good Reason There Are 700 Bears on This Cathedral in London

    By Imogen Calderwood|July 28, 2017

    St Paul's Cathedral is no stranger to visitors — but they aren’t usually quite so furry. Read more

  • Article: Here’s What People Eat in Food-Insecure Africa
    Food & Hunger

    Here’s What People Eat in Food-Insecure Africa

    By Tess Sohngen|July 25, 2017

    Water lilies, sand, and leaves. Read more

  • Article: Why 8 Charities Have Partnered With Facebook, Google, Others to Fight Famine
    Food & Hunger

    Why 8 Charities Have Partnered With Facebook, Google, Others to Fight Famine

    By Phineas Rueckert|July 17, 2017

    An estimated 20 million are at-risk of famine, yet interest in combating hunger is decreasing. Read more

  • Article: Trump Seeks Help From Other Countries to Fight Famines Devastating Parts of Africa
    Food & Hunger

    Trump Seeks Help From Other Countries to Fight Famines Devastating Parts of Africa

    By Colleen Curry|July 3, 2017

    Trump will ask countries to help end food crisis. Read more

  • Article: Famine Is on the Rise Around the World — and Climate Change Is to Blame
    Food & Hunger

    Famine Is on the Rise Around the World — and Climate Change Is to Blame

    July 3, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Almost 20M are facing starvation due to fighting & drought in South Sudan, Nigeria, and Somalia. Read more

  • Article: These 5 Small African Countries Will Be Among the Hardest Hit by Trump’s Budget Cuts
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    These 5 Small African Countries Will Be Among the Hardest Hit by Trump’s Budget Cuts

    By Phineas Rueckert|June 29, 2017

    Across the board, foreign aid cuts will devastate smaller countries that rely on the US for aid. Read more

  • Article: Lack of Midwives Puts South Sudanese Mothers and Children at Risk
    Girls & Women

    Lack of Midwives Puts South Sudanese Mothers and Children at Risk

    June 29, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    South Sudan has about 1,700 deaths per 100,000 live births. Read more