#Canada

  • Article: Margaret Atwood's 'The Testaments' Is Nearly Here! Here Are 4 Times the Author Inspired Us.

    Margaret Atwood's 'The Testaments' Is Nearly Here! Here Are 4 Times the Author Inspired Us.

    By Jackie Marchildon  and  Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 10, 2019

    “Don't let the bastards grind you down.” Read more

  • Article: The World's Biggest Economies Just Pledged Over $250 Million for Female Entrepreneurs in Africa

    The World's Biggest Economies Just Pledged Over $250 Million for Female Entrepreneurs in Africa

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Aug. 27, 2019

    It’s the most significant financing effort aimed at women in the continent's history. Read more

  • Article: Canada Answers the Call of Global Citizens to Step Up the Fight Against AIDS, TB, and Malaria
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    Canada Answers the Call of Global Citizens to Step Up the Fight Against AIDS, TB, and Malaria

    By Jonah Kanter|Aug. 22, 2019

    Global Citizens sent almost 30,000 messages asking Canada to increase support for the Global Fund. Read more

  • Article: This City Is Using Needle Vending Machines to Combat HIV and STI Outbreaks

    This City Is Using Needle Vending Machines to Combat HIV and STI Outbreaks

    By Jackie Marchildon|Aug. 15, 2019

    The Canadian province of Saskatchewan has some of the highest rates of HIV diagnosis. Read more

  • Article: 17 Artists Just Collaborated on a Protest Song to Take Action for Sudan

    17 Artists Just Collaborated on a Protest Song to Take Action for Sudan

    By Jackie Marchildon|Aug. 9, 2019

    The song aims to raise awareness on Sudan’s current political crisis. Read more

  • Article: Canada Just Invested $29M in Developing Paper That Could Replace Single-Use Plastics

    Canada Just Invested $29M in Developing Paper That Could Replace Single-Use Plastics

    By Jackie Marchildon|July 25, 2019

    The country aims to ban single-use plastics as early as 2021. Read more

  • Article: Canada Must Protect 30% of Its Land and Water to Avoid ‘Nature Emergency’: Report

    Canada Must Protect 30% of Its Land and Water to Avoid ‘Nature Emergency’: Report

    By Jackie Marchildon|July 18, 2019

    In 2010, Canada agreed to a goal of protecting at least 17% of its land and inland waters by 2020. Read more

  • Article: Cambodia Is the Latest Country to Send Containers of Garbage Back to the US and Canada

    Cambodia Is the Latest Country to Send Containers of Garbage Back to the US and Canada

    By Joe McCarthy|July 18, 2019

    "Cambodia is not a dustbin.” Read more