#Botswana

  • Article: Dry Taps, Dead Animals, and Rising Hunger as Southern Africa Feels the Effects of Climate Change

    Dry Taps, Dead Animals, and Rising Hunger as Southern Africa Feels the Effects of Climate Change

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Nov. 6, 2019

    “It’s a dire situation.” Read more

  • Article: Botswana Is Offering Free HIV Treatment to Non-Citizens Too in Major Policy Shift

    Botswana Is Offering Free HIV Treatment to Non-Citizens Too in Major Policy Shift

    By Jacky Habib|Sept. 25, 2019

    Less than a quarter of foreign residents in the country currently have access to treatment. Read more

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

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

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|July 3, 2019

    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

    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
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    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

    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

    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

    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