#China

  • 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

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|June 25, 2019

    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

    From Voice of America|May 9, 2019

    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

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|April 1, 2019

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

  • Article: Illegal Plastic-Burning Fills Malaysian Town With Toxic Fumes

    Illegal Plastic-Burning Fills Malaysian Town With Toxic Fumes

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 13, 2019

    "I couldn't sleep at night because it was so smelly. I became like a zombie, I was so tired.” Read more

  • Article: Eat Less Pork and Help the Planet, Advocates Say Ahead of Chinese New Year

    Eat Less Pork and Help the Planet, Advocates Say Ahead of Chinese New Year

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Feb. 4, 2019

    China consumes more meat than any other country. Read more