#Albinism

  • Article: Women With Albinism Set to Climb Kilimanjaro to Dispel Stigma

    Women With Albinism Set to Climb Kilimanjaro to Dispel Stigma

    Sept. 28, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    African women with albinism who have overcome abuse will scale the continent's highest peak. Read more

  • Article: Woman Who Was Attacked for Having Albinism Will Climb Mount Kilimanjaro

    Woman Who Was Attacked for Having Albinism Will Climb Mount Kilimanjaro

    July 27, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "We need to let society know that there is no difference between us and them." Read more

  • Article: Rights Groups Urge Malawi to Protect People With Albinism From Violence

    Rights Groups Urge Malawi to Protect People With Albinism From Violence

    June 28, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Only two of 148 reported cases have been successfully prosecuted. Read more

  • Article: 6 Malawi People With Albinism Are Running for Office to Fight Stigma

    6 Malawi People With Albinism Are Running for Office to Fight Stigma

    By Joanna Prisco|June 26, 2018

    Those with albinism are often hunted for body parts in the African country. Read more

  • Article: This Global Citizen of Canada Brings Light to Tanzania — Literally

    This Global Citizen of Canada Brings Light to Tanzania — Literally

    By Jackie Marchildon|May 1, 2018

    Karibu is a social enterprise that created solar-powered lights to replace kerosene. Read more

  • Article: A Girl With Albinism Just Defied the Odds to Come Top in Kenya's School Exams

    A Girl With Albinism Just Defied the Odds to Come Top in Kenya's School Exams

    By Imogen Calderwood|Nov. 24, 2017

    People with albinism face “deep-seated discrimination” across Africa. Read more