#Gambia

  • Article: Dogs Can Detect Malaria — And It Could Save Lives
    Health

    Dogs Can Detect Malaria — And It Could Save Lives

    By Jackie Marchildon|Nov. 6, 2018

    A new study had dogs point to socks that were worn by children infected by malaria. Read more

  • Article: FGM and Child Marriage Are Surging in Gambia as Democracy Flourishes
    Girls & Women

    FGM and Child Marriage Are Surging in Gambia as Democracy Flourishes

    Jan. 23, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Some Gambians are returning to harmful practices that the former president had banned. Read more

  • Article: This Charity Gives People New Lives by Donating Used Prosthetic Limbs in Africa
    Health

    This Charity Gives People New Lives by Donating Used Prosthetic Limbs in Africa

    By Jackie Marchildon|Jan. 5, 2018

    Prosthetic limbs can change lives. Read more

  • Article: 12 Myths About Female Genital Mutilation Debunked
    Girls & Women

    12 Myths About Female Genital Mutilation Debunked

    By Daniele Selby|July 13, 2016|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    There are a lot of misconceptions about FGM — let’s clear them up. Read more

  • Article: Gambia bans child marriage gender equality
    Girls & Women

    Gambia outlaws child marriage ‘as from today’

    By Yosola Olorunshola|July 11, 2016

    A decisive step forward in the fight to end child marriage worldwide. Read more