#war and conflict

  • Article: It's Been 3 Years Since the Yazidis Were Abducted and Executed by ISIS and Justice Still Has Not Been Served
    AdvocacyCitizenship

    It's Been 3 Years Since the Yazidis Were Abducted and Executed by ISIS and Justice Still Has Not Been Served

    Aug. 3, 2017|Yazda & It’s On U

    Over 1,600 abducted women and girls and 1,700 men and boys remain unaccounted for. Read more

  • Article: Evidence of Yazidi Genocide and Sexual Slavery Is Mounting Against Islamic State: Experts
    Citizenship

    Evidence of Yazidi Genocide and Sexual Slavery Is Mounting Against Islamic State: Experts

    May 4, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    UN investigators estimate more than 5,000 Yazidis have been rounded up and slaughtered. Read more

  • Article: Pakistan's Top Female Squash Player Posed as a Boy to Evade Taliban
    Girls & Women

    Pakistan's Top Female Squash Player Posed as a Boy to Evade Taliban

    March 17, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "Where I come from girls are not allowed to play sport...I broke all the laws." Read more

  • Article: How 6 Major Famines Changed the Past 100 Years
    Food & Hunger

    How 6 Major Famines Changed the Past 100 Years

    Feb. 22, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    People are currently starving to death in four countries, and 20 million lives are at risk. Read more

  • Article: The Future of Climate Change Could Be Up to How Cities Respond
    Environment

    The Future of Climate Change Could Be Up to How Cities Respond

    Feb. 10, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    By 2050, two thirds of the world will live in cities and need to play a key role in climate action. Read more

  • Article: Boko Haram Wives Adjust to Life After Being Seduced by Power
    Girls & Women

    Boko Haram Wives Adjust to Life After Being Seduced by Power

    Feb. 9, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Female former Boko Haram captives, and their children born to the militants, often face mistrust. Read more

  • Article: Education Offers Hope of Healing Rifts Sown by Nigeria's Boko Haram
    Education

    Education Offers Hope of Healing Rifts Sown by Nigeria's Boko Haram

    Jan. 26, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Children born to Boko Haram learn together with those orphaned by the militant group Read more