#Asia

  • Article: 8 Million Children Have Been Pushed Into Child Labor and Begging Due to COVID-19: Report

    8 Million Children Have Been Pushed Into Child Labor and Begging Due to COVID-19: Report

    By Madeleine Keck|July 10, 2020

    The economic impact of the pandemic has devastating consequences for children. Read more

  • Article: How to Watch ‘Global Goal: Unite for Our Future — The Summit & The Concert’ From Asia and the Pacific

    How to Watch ‘Global Goal: Unite for Our Future — The Summit & The Concert’ From Asia and the Pacific

    June 26, 2020

    Mark your calendars — the epic event is on this weekend. Read more

  • Article: Growing Deforestation in Asia Linked to Spread of Infectious Diseases

    Growing Deforestation in Asia Linked to Spread of Infectious Diseases

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|March 11, 2020

    "Humans and nature are part of one connected system, and we need to understand how it works." Read more

  • Article: Experts Say We Can End Malaria by 2050 — Here's How

    Experts Say We Can End Malaria by 2050 — Here's How

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Gabrielle Deonath|Sept. 9, 2019

    Though ambitious, experts say it is achievable with collaboration among the global health community. Read more

  • Article: Your Old Solar Eclipse Glasses Are Helping Kids in South America and Asia Learn About Science

    Your Old Solar Eclipse Glasses Are Helping Kids in South America and Asia Learn About Science

    By Gabrielle Deonath|July 1, 2019

    The special glasses allow underprivileged students to witness science right in front of their eyes. Read more

  • Article: Social Good Businesses Led by Women and Young People Can Fix 'Any Problem': Nobel Winner

    Social Good Businesses Led by Women and Young People Can Fix 'Any Problem': Nobel Winner

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|June 27, 2019

    Social businesses are set up specifically to tackle social and environmental problems. Read more

  • Article: The Winner of the 'Nobel Prize for Food' Is Urging People to Eat More Veggies

    The Winner of the 'Nobel Prize for Food' Is Urging People to Eat More Veggies

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|June 11, 2019

    More people in growing economies are opting for rice and meat, skipping nutritious vegetables. Read more

  • Article: Asia Has Made Huge Gains Against Tuberculosis in the Past Year: Report

    Asia Has Made Huge Gains Against Tuberculosis in the Past Year: Report

    By Madeleine Keck|Feb. 8, 2019

    Half a million additional tuberculosis patients are expected to be treated this year. Read more