#South Sudan

  • Article: One-Third of This Country’s Entire Population Has Become Refugees
    Citizenship

    One-Third of This Country’s Entire Population Has Become Refugees

    By Tess Sohngen|Sept. 21, 2017

    Most of the people fleeing the violence are unaccompanied children. Read more

  • Article: The Women of South Sudan Are Tackling the Famine Crisis Themselves
    Girls & Women

    The Women of South Sudan Are Tackling the Famine Crisis Themselves

    Sept. 14, 2017|News Deeply and CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Many of the country’s women farmers are learning new skills to keep their families fed. Read more

  • Article: 13-Year-Old Traded to Man for 50 Cattle as Child Marriages in South Sudan Rise
    Girls & Women

    13-Year-Old Traded to Man for 50 Cattle as Child Marriages in South Sudan Rise

    By Carlotta Mohamed|Aug. 29, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    9% of Sudanese girls are married by the age of 15, and 52% are married before their 18th birthday. Read more

  • Article: 5 Devastating Famines Foreign Aid Could Have Prevented
    Food & Hunger

    5 Devastating Famines Foreign Aid Could Have Prevented

    By Madison Feser|Aug. 17, 2017

    And how foreign aid could have prevented them. Read more

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