#Turkey

  • Article: Turkish Wedding Photographer Stops Child Marriage He Was Hired to Shoot
    Girls & Women

    Turkish Wedding Photographer Stops Child Marriage He Was Hired to Shoot

    July 12, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Turkey has one of the highest rates of child marriage in Europe. Read more

  • Article: Politics, Protests, and Pride: This Week's Most Powerful Photos
    Citizenship

    Politics, Protests, and Pride: This Week's Most Powerful Photos

    By Daniele Selby  and  Olivia Kestin|June 22, 2018

    Despite political upset, people around the world still took time to revel in life's simple joys. Read more

  • Feature: These 4 Survivors Flip the Script on What It Means to Be a Refugee
    FeatureEducation

    These 4 Survivors Flip the Script on What It Means to Be a Refugee

    By Joe McCarthy|June 20, 2018

    The magic of language can unlock the potential of people. Read more

  • Article: Here’s How Many Refugees the US Has Accepted in 2018
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    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: Turkish Trash Collectors Built a Library of Discarded Books
    Education

    Turkish Trash Collectors Built a Library of Discarded Books

    By David Brand|Jan. 17, 2018

    The shelves are filled with books rescued from the refuse pile. Read more

  • Article: A Gym Gave a Syrian Refugee Child Free Membership After His Photo Went Viral
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    A Gym Gave a Syrian Refugee Child Free Membership After His Photo Went Viral

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 12, 2018

    Mohammed Khaled is a shoe-shiner in Turkey. Read more

  • Article: Winter Arrives for Asylum-Seekers Stuck in Greece’s ‘Beyond Deplorable’ Refugee Camps
    Citizenship

    Winter Arrives for Asylum-Seekers Stuck in Greece’s ‘Beyond Deplorable’ Refugee Camps

    By Imogen Calderwood|Dec. 22, 2017

    Lesbos’ mayor compared the conditions to a “concentration camp.” Read more

  • Article: Turkey’s Capital Banned LGBT Events — Here’s Why Activists Are Worried
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    Turkey’s Capital Banned LGBT Events — Here’s Why Activists Are Worried

    By Daniele Selby|Nov. 20, 2017

    This is one of several recent moves that appears to reflect a rights rollback. Read more