#education

  • Article: Thousands of Schools and Universities Declare 'Climate Emergency'
    Education

    Thousands of Schools and Universities Declare 'Climate Emergency'

    July 11, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Academic institutions are pledging to do more in the battle to save the planet. Read more

  • Article: How This Academy Hopes to Address the Health Care Worker Shortage
    Health

    How This Academy Hopes to Address the Health Care Worker Shortage

    By Gabrielle Deonath|June 11, 2019

    The course will give health care leaders the education and tools to develop large-scale programs. Read more

  • Article: This Entrepreneur Is Giving Recycled Bikes to Poor Students in His Native Myanmar
    Education

    This Entrepreneur Is Giving Recycled Bikes to Poor Students in His Native Myanmar

    By Gabrielle Deonath|June 7, 2019

    A nonprofit buys bikes from bike-share companies to provide transportation to school. Read more

  • Article: 3 Events at This Year's Women Deliver Conference You Won't Want to Miss
    AdvocacyGirls & Women

    3 Events at This Year's Women Deliver Conference You Won't Want to Miss

    By Jackie Marchildon|May 28, 2019

    Women Deliver is the largest conference on the health, rights, and well-being of girls and women. Read more

  • Article: Rising Violence Will Keep More Than 1,000 Schools Shut in Afghanistan
    Education

    Rising Violence Will Keep More Than 1,000 Schools Shut in Afghanistan

    By Gabrielle Deonath|May 28, 2019

    Attacks on schools across the country tripled last year, according to UNICEF. Read more

  • Article: Students and Teachers Across Brazil Protest Against Education Funding Cuts
    Education

    Students and Teachers Across Brazil Protest Against Education Funding Cuts

    By Gabrielle Deonath|May 16, 2019

    The government announced it will freeze 30% of education funding due to financial crisis. Read more

  • Article: Lebanese Students Learn Disaster and War Preparedness Through Survival Training
    Education

    Lebanese Students Learn Disaster and War Preparedness Through Survival Training

    May 9, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Schools in the conflict-ridden region emphasize life-saving education for students. Read more

  • Article: These Scientists Started a Club for 500 Women in STEM. 9,000 Joined.
    Girls & Women

    These Scientists Started a Club for 500 Women in STEM. 9,000 Joined.

    By Erica SanchezGaëlle Langué  and  Lindsay Powers|May 7, 2019

    There’s no excuse for not finding a qualified woman, says one of the founders. Read more