#Thomson Reuters Foundation

  • Article: Indian Sex Slaves Are Being 'Hidden' in Secret Passageways and Cupboards
    Girls & Women

    Indian Sex Slaves Are Being 'Hidden' in Secret Passageways and Cupboards

    Dec. 14, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Rescued child sex workers in India reveal hidden cells in brothels. Read more

  • Article: These 2 Issues Are the Main Obstacles in the Fight to End Modern Slavery, Campaigners Say
    Citizenship

    These 2 Issues Are the Main Obstacles in the Fight to End Modern Slavery, Campaigners Say

    By Imogen Calderwood|Nov. 15, 2017

    Global Citizen is at the Thomson Reuters Foundation Trust Conference in London. Read more

  • Article: Women in the Middle East Are More Educated Than Ever Before — But Still Held Back by Discriminatory Laws
    Girls & Women

    Women in the Middle East Are More Educated Than Ever Before — But Still Held Back by Discriminatory Laws

    Oct. 13, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Discriminatory laws aren't just unfair to women, they're unprofitable to entire regions. Read more

  • Article: Over 20,000 Girls Are Married Off Illegally Every Day
    Girls & Women

    Over 20,000 Girls Are Married Off Illegally Every Day

    Oct. 11, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    About 7.5 million girls become child brides every year in countries where early marriage is banned. Read more

  • Article: Meet the UN’s New Superhero Fighting for Girls’ Education: Burka Avenger
    Girls & Women

    Meet the UN’s New Superhero Fighting for Girls’ Education: Burka Avenger

    Sept. 26, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    There's a new superhero in town — and this teacher wears a veil, not a cape. Read more

  • Article: Despite Brexit, Attitudes Towards Immigrants Are Actually Improving in the UK
    Citizenship

    Despite Brexit, Attitudes Towards Immigrants Are Actually Improving in the UK

    Sept. 15, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    In 2011, just 19% of Britains thought immigration was good. Now it's climbed to 40%. Read more

  • Article: World's 'Highest' Village Runs Dry as Warming Hits the Himalayas
    Environment

    World's 'Highest' Village Runs Dry as Warming Hits the Himalayas

    Aug. 1, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    India is one of the most water-challenged countries in the world. Read more

  • Article: This Lebanese Rock Band Is Singing To End Sexism
    Girls & Women

    This Lebanese Rock Band Is Singing To End Sexism

    July 26, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Mashrou' Leila is not afraid to sing about 'taboo' topics. Read more