#China

  • Article: 22 Countries Call on China to Close Muslim Uighur Camps, While Dozens Defend Its Actions

    22 Countries Call on China to Close Muslim Uighur Camps, While Dozens Defend Its Actions

    By Gabrielle Deonath|July 15, 2019

    China has detained hundreds of thousands of Muslim Uighurs in so-called “re-education” camps. Read more

  • Article: 10 Colorful Photos of Strength and Resilience From Around the World This Week

    10 Colorful Photos of Strength and Resilience From Around the World This Week

    By Olivia Kestin  and  Sushmita Roy|July 12, 2019

    From Pride marches to the US women's national soccer team's win, this week was filled with hope. Read more

  • Article: Southeast Asia Urged to Improve Women's Rights to Stop Bride Trafficking

    Southeast Asia Urged to Improve Women's Rights to Stop Bride Trafficking

    June 25, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    More than 1,100 trafficked women were rescued in China in 2018. Read more

  • Article: 80 Countries Have Signaled Plans to Strengthen Climate Action Ahead of Paris Agreement Deadline

    80 Countries Have Signaled Plans to Strengthen Climate Action Ahead of Paris Agreement Deadline

    By Sushmita Roy|May 29, 2019

    Only seven countries were on track to meet their targets under the Paris Agreement last year. Read more

  • Article: Here's Why Britain Is Being Urged to Take in China's Uighur Muslims as Refugees

    Here's Why Britain Is Being Urged to Take in China's Uighur Muslims as Refugees

    By James Hitchings-Hales|May 14, 2019

    While no one was paying attention, millions have been sent to concentration camps. Read more

  • Article: China Bans Uighur Ethnic Minority From Observing Ramadan

    China Bans Uighur Ethnic Minority From Observing Ramadan

    May 9, 2019|Voice of America

    The government tightened religious restrictions on Uighurs for the Muslim holy month. Read more

  • Article: China Just Seized 2,748 Elephant Tusks in Huge Underground Ivory Bust

    China Just Seized 2,748 Elephant Tusks in Huge Underground Ivory Bust

    By Joe McCarthy|April 16, 2019

    The crackdown thwarted a transnational smuggling ring. Read more

  • Article: Cambodia and China Can't Stop 'Bride Trafficking' Without More Funding, Activists Say

    Cambodia and China Can't Stop 'Bride Trafficking' Without More Funding, Activists Say

    April 1, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Thousands of Cambodian women are living in forced marriages in China. Read more