#Colombia

  • Article: Colombia Acid Attack Survivor Calls for Greater Action to Help Other Victims

    Colombia Acid Attack Survivor Calls for Greater Action to Help Other Victims

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Nov. 15, 2018

    About 1,500 acid attacks are reported globally each year, mostly against women Read more

  • Article: This Beautiful Short Film Shows How Personal Climate Change Is

    This Beautiful Short Film Shows How Personal Climate Change Is

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 17, 2018

    Women and girls are most likely to be harmed by climate change. Read more

  • Video: Laughing Man Coffee Is Empowering Colombian Farmers

    Laughing Man Coffee Is Empowering Colombian Farmers

    From Laughing Man® Coffee|Sept. 24, 2018

    Laughing Man Coffee and Hugh Jackman aim to make coffee drinkers and farmers happy. Read more

  • Article: Venezuela's Crisis Has Put Women and Children at Higher Risk of Being Trafficked

    Venezuela's Crisis Has Put Women and Children at Higher Risk of Being Trafficked

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Aug. 30, 2018

    Traffickers are targeting migrants desperate to send money to their families. Read more

  • Article: Acid Attack Survivor Katie Piper Is the First 'Strictly Come Dancing' Star of 2018

    Acid Attack Survivor Katie Piper Is the First 'Strictly Come Dancing' Star of 2018

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 13, 2018

    Here's why that's important. Read more

  • Article: Colombia Shatters Glass Ceiling With Gender-Equal Cabinet

    Colombia Shatters Glass Ceiling With Gender-Equal Cabinet

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|July 27, 2018

    Colombia is getting its first female interior minister and women will head several other ministries. Read more

  • Article: The World Lost 40 Football Fields of Tropical Forest Every Minute in 2017

    The World Lost 40 Football Fields of Tropical Forest Every Minute in 2017

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|June 29, 2018

    The amount of funding doesn’t match the scale of the problem. Read more

  • Article: Desperate Pregnant Women Flee Venezuela to Find Lifesaving Health Care

    Desperate Pregnant Women Flee Venezuela to Find Lifesaving Health Care

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|June 19, 2018

    The numbers of babies and women dying during or after childbirth in Venezuela have soared. Read more