#Botswana

  • Article: African Nations Must Enforce Progressive Family Laws to Protect Women & Girls, Say Campaigners
    Girls & Women

    African Nations Must Enforce Progressive Family Laws to Protect Women & Girls, Say Campaigners

    July 3, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Many nations have progressive family laws but they’re not enforced. Read more

  • Article: It's No Longer a Crime to Be Gay in Botswana
    Citizenship

    It's No Longer a Crime to Be Gay in Botswana

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe  and  Gaëlle Langué|June 11, 2019

    Previously, it was punishable by up to seven years in prison. Read more

  • Article: Neglected No More: World Leaders Commit to Tackle Neglected Tropical Diseases
    ImpactHealth

    Neglected No More: World Leaders Commit to Tackle Neglected Tropical Diseases

    By Sophie Barbier|Dec. 19, 2018

    Six commitments from Mandela 100 contribute to the fight against NTDs around the world. Read more

  • Article: 87 Elephants Slaughtered in Botswana in 'Largest' Poaching Incident in History
    Environment

    87 Elephants Slaughtered in Botswana in 'Largest' Poaching Incident in History

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 4, 2018

    The country disarmed its anti-poaching units in May. Read more

  • Article: Prince Harry Just Sang a Line From 'Hamilton' at a Show That Raised £300K to Combat HIV
    Health

    Prince Harry Just Sang a Line From 'Hamilton' at a Show That Raised £300K to Combat HIV

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 30, 2018

    “That’s definitely not going to happen.” Read more

  • Article: Crop-Eating Worms and Droughts Are Threatening Mass Hunger in Africa
    Food & Hunger

    Crop-Eating Worms and Droughts Are Threatening Mass Hunger in Africa

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 14, 2018

    Millions of people — most of them children — are facing severe hunger. Read more