#Eritrea

  • Article: Eritrean High Schoolers Face Forced Labor and Abuse: Report

    Eritrean High Schoolers Face Forced Labor and Abuse: Report

    From Voice of America|Aug. 12, 2019

    Forced to join the military, these teens are often subjected to mental and physical abuse. Read more

  • Article: UK Refuses Asylum to Former Child Slaves Despite Safety Fears

    UK Refuses Asylum to Former Child Slaves Despite Safety Fears

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Aug. 14, 2018

    Many teenage survivors are sent back to nations where they end up being victims again. Read more

  • Article: North Korea and Eritrea Have the Highest Rates of Modern Slavery, Report Says

    North Korea and Eritrea Have the Highest Rates of Modern Slavery, Report Says

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|July 19, 2018

    More than 40 million people were enslaved around the world as of 2016. Read more

  • Article: 20-Year Conflict Ends as Eritrean, Ethiopian Leaders Embrace Peace

    20-Year Conflict Ends as Eritrean, Ethiopian Leaders Embrace Peace

    By Joe McCarthy|July 9, 2018

    "We will demolish the wall and, with love, build a bridge between the two countries." Read more

  • Article: Here’s How Many Refugees the US Has Accepted in 2018

    Here’s How Many Refugees the US Has Accepted in 2018

    By Chris Gelardi|April 26, 2018

    The US is on pace to resettle the fewest number of refugees in 40 years. Read more

  • Article: These Are the Worst Countries to Be a Journalist Today

    These Are the Worst Countries to Be a Journalist Today

    By Joe McCarthy|May 3, 2017

    “The rate at which democracies are approaching the tipping point is alarming.” Read more

  • Article: How one man saved million from blindness

    How one man saved million from blindness

    By Jeremy Picone|March 17, 2016

    The actions of the late Fred Hollows continues to help those with trachoma today. Read more