#Taiwan

  • Article: South Korean and Taiwanese Protesters Mark First-Ever 'Comfort Women' Day
    Girls & Women

    South Korean and Taiwanese Protesters Mark First-Ever 'Comfort Women' Day

    By Sophie Maes|Aug. 14, 2018

    An estimated 200,000 women were enslaved during WWII. Read more

  • Article: Taiwan Announces Ban on All Plastic Bags, Straws, and Utensils
    Environment

    Taiwan Announces Ban on All Plastic Bags, Straws, and Utensils

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 22, 2018

    All single-use plastic must be phased out by 2030. Read more

  • Article: Taiwan Becomes First Place in Asia to Legalize Same-Sex Marriage
    Citizenship

    Taiwan Becomes First Place in Asia to Legalize Same-Sex Marriage

    By Joe McCarthy|May 25, 2017

    A major win. Read more

  • Article: These Popsicles Are Literally Made From Raw Sewage. Here's Why.
    Water & Sanitation

    These Popsicles Are Literally Made From Raw Sewage. Here's Why.

    By Meghan Werft|May 24, 2017

    Want to eat one? Read more

  • Article: Super Typhoon Meranti Makes Landfall in China as Strongest Storm of 2016
    Environment

    Super Typhoon Meranti Makes Landfall in China as Strongest Storm of 2016

    By Colleen Curry|Sept. 15, 2016

    The strongest storm of 2016 weakened as it hit mainland China. Read more

  • Article: Taiwan has one of the world's most efficient recycling systems
    Environment

    Taiwan has one of the world's most efficient recycling systems

    By Garima Bakshi|May 19, 2016

    Taiwan was once known as Garbage Island. Now, it has an impressive recycling rate of 55%. Read more

  • Article: A woman will hold power in Taiwan for the first time in a century
    Girls & Women

    A woman will hold power in Taiwan for the first time in a century

    By Meghan Werft|Jan. 15, 2016

    The two main candidates in this election are both women. Read more

  • Article: Three questions to ask yourself when you buy your next pair of jeans
    Citizenship

    Three questions to ask yourself when you buy your next pair of jeans

    By Elisha London|Oct. 22, 2015|Global & Smart

    Simple steps to buy ethically for a not so simple problem. Read more