#Asia

  • 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

  • Article: This Fashion Campaign Breaks Convention With an All-Asian Cast of Models

    This Fashion Campaign Breaks Convention With an All-Asian Cast of Models

    By Jerica Deck|Oct. 17, 2018

    Prabal Gurung’s new fall campaign celebrates diversity and women of the Eastern World Read more

  • Article: Asia's Growing Appetite for Meat and Seafood Will 'Strain Environment'

    Asia's Growing Appetite for Meat and Seafood Will 'Strain Environment'

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Sept. 4, 2018

    A land area the size of India will be needed for additional food production. Read more

  • Article: North Korea and Eritrea Have the Highest Rates of Modern Slavery, Report Says

    North Korea and Eritrea Have the Highest Rates of Modern Slavery, Report Says

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|July 19, 2018

    More than 40 million people were enslaved around the world as of 2016. Read more