#Equality

  • Article: Ugandans Join Global Push to Rename Colonial-Era Landmarks

    Ugandans Join Global Push to Rename Colonial-Era Landmarks

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|June 22, 2020

    Statues and monuments have been defaced or downed in Belgium, Britain, and the United States. Read more

  • Article: Europe Unveils Vaccine Strategy Against COVID-19 With Equality at Its Heart

    Europe Unveils Vaccine Strategy Against COVID-19 With Equality at Its Heart

    By James Hitchings-Hales|June 19, 2020

    Here’s what you need to know about the European Commission’s new plan for vaccines. Read more

  • Article: In My Own Words: What I’ve Learned From Racism in the US and Germany

    In My Own Words: What I’ve Learned From Racism in the US and Germany

    June 18, 2020

    Madu Cole, 27, shares how racism has shaped his life and how everyone can be an asset in this fight. Read more

  • Article: Nigerians Are Turning to Social Media to Condemn Widespread Sexual Violence, Inequality, and Police Brutality

    Nigerians Are Turning to Social Media to Condemn Widespread Sexual Violence, Inequality, and Police Brutality

    By Akindare Okunola|June 4, 2020

    Online protests have become a veritable tool for Nigerians to demand accountability from leaders. Read more

  • Article: The UN Secretary-General Just Called Gender Inequality 'Stupid'

    The UN Secretary-General Just Called Gender Inequality 'Stupid'

    By Catherine Caruso|Feb. 28, 2020

    He also said that women’s reproductive rights are currently under attack. Read more

  • Article: This Cote d’Ivoire Designer Made a Set of Emoji That Shatter Stereotypes About Africa

    This Cote d’Ivoire Designer Made a Set of Emoji That Shatter Stereotypes About Africa

    By Pia Gralki  and  Itumeleng Letsoalo|Nov. 19, 2019

    Representation matters. Read more

  • Article: #AfricansUnite: Some of the Continent's Biggest Music Stars Are Putting on a Show Against Xenophobia in South Africa

    #AfricansUnite: Some of the Continent's Biggest Music Stars Are Putting on a Show Against Xenophobia in South Africa

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Nov. 12, 2019

    It follows a spate of violent attacks targeting African immigrants. Read more

  • Article: Being Homosexual in Uganda Could Soon Be Punishable by Death

    Being Homosexual in Uganda Could Soon Be Punishable by Death

    By Itumeleng Letsoalo|Oct. 14, 2019

    The country would become the fifth in Africa to have such a severe punishment for homosexuality. Read more