#UK

  • Article: Britain Just Launched Its First Safe House for Trafficked Children
    Citizenship

    Britain Just Launched Its First Safe House for Trafficked Children

    Sept. 18, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    It aims to make the children feel like they are in a home rather than an institution. Read more

  • Article: 4.5 Million Children Live in Poverty in the UK
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    4.5 Million Children Live in Poverty in the UK

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Sept. 17, 2018

    A new study has learned some shocking lessons. Read more

  • Article: British LGBTQ Domestic Abuse Survivors Twice as Likely to Attempt Suicide
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    British LGBTQ Domestic Abuse Survivors Twice as Likely to Attempt Suicide

    Sept. 14, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Gay and transgender people attacked by their partners are also twice as likely to self-harm. Read more

  • Article: An MP Just Took a Baby Into a House of Commons Debate for the First Time
    Girls & Women

    An MP Just Took a Baby Into a House of Commons Debate for the First Time

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 14, 2018

    It’s a “step forward for modernising parliament.” Read more

  • Article: Zambians Can Now Report Online Child Sexual Abuse Anonymously
    Girls & Women

    Zambians Can Now Report Online Child Sexual Abuse Anonymously

    By Daniele Selby|Sept. 13, 2018

    As more people access the internet, online child sexual abuse has become a growing problem. Read more

  • Article: This Suffragette Has Just Been Honoured With a Statue in Northern England
    Girls & Women

    This Suffragette Has Just Been Honoured With a Statue in Northern England

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Sept. 12, 2018

    She died after being trampled by King George V’s horse. Read more

  • Article: England's Poorest Residents Get 19 Fewer Years of Good Health Than Its Richest
    Health

    England's Poorest Residents Get 19 Fewer Years of Good Health Than Its Richest

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 11, 2018

    These “stubborn inequalities” should not still exist. Read more

  • Article: British Schools Are Being Twinned With Schools in Conflict Zones for a Brilliant Reason
    Education

    British Schools Are Being Twinned With Schools in Conflict Zones for a Brilliant Reason

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 11, 2018

    One in six children in the world are learning in conflict zones. Read more