#global

  • Article: Violence, Fraud, and Sexism Block Nigerian Women From Voting

    Violence, Fraud, and Sexism Block Nigerian Women From Voting

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Feb. 15, 2019

    Women were attacked and forced to forfeit their spots in line to men at the polls last year. Read more

  • Article: After Changing Jordan's Rape Law, This Lawmaker Is Now Tackling Child Marriage

    After Changing Jordan's Rape Law, This Lawmaker Is Now Tackling Child Marriage

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Feb. 13, 2019

    Nearly 10,500 girls in Jordan were married before reaching their 18th birthdays in 2017. Read more

  • Article: 'Fighting for Survival,' Senegal's Gay Community Is on Its Own

    'Fighting for Survival,' Senegal's Gay Community Is on Its Own

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Sept. 27, 2018

    LGBTQ+ people in Senegal who report violence and verbal abuse risk being arrested themselves. Read more

  • Article: Stunning photos of people celebrating Yoga Day

    Stunning photos of people celebrating Yoga Day

    By Garima Bakshi|June 21, 2016

    191 UN countries celebrated it. Read more

  • Article: LGBTQ laws around the world

    LGBTQ laws around the world

    By Garima Bakshi|June 18, 2016

    Homosexuality is illegal in 73 countries. Read more

  • Article: Mothers and daughters take a stand against the skin-lightening industry in Senegal

    Mothers and daughters take a stand against the skin-lightening industry in Senegal

    By Maria Morava|Global Citizen Year|March 26, 2016

    Mothers are joining hands to protect their daughters from the skin-lightening industry Read more

  • Article: Atrocities v. School Books

    Atrocities v. School Books

    March 17, 2016

    Education is not a luxury, it is an important tool for preventing a recurrence of conflict. Read more

  • Article: How I learned not to settle for a single story in India

    How I learned not to settle for a single story in India

    From Global Citizen Year|March 13, 2016

    Want to help someone? Step 1: Shut up and listen. Read more