#Botswana

  • Article: 5 Formidable Young Women Who Are Shaping Africa’s Future

    5 Formidable Young Women Who Are Shaping Africa’s Future

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|March 6, 2020

    “Somewhere a girl is facing injustices — so it is my duty to address them.” Read more

  • Article: Millions Face Hunger as Deadly Drought Ravages Southern Africa

    Millions Face Hunger as Deadly Drought Ravages Southern Africa

    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