#Government

  • Article: The UK Government Wants to Help 'Ordinary Savers' Invest in People and the Planet
    Finance & Innovation

    The UK Government Wants to Help 'Ordinary Savers' Invest in People and the Planet

    June 3, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Impact investing is all about combining investment with social purpose. Read more

  • Article: South Africa's Finance Minister Doubles Investment in Sanitary Products and Education
    Water & Sanitation

    South Africa's Finance Minister Doubles Investment in Sanitary Products and Education

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Feb. 26, 2019

    It's partly thanks to actions taken by you ahead of Global Citizen Festival: Mandela 100. Read more

  • Article: Lebanon Just Appointed the Arab World's First Female Interior Minister
    Girls & Women

    Lebanon Just Appointed the Arab World's First Female Interior Minister

    By Leah Rodriguez|Feb. 19, 2019

    Raya al-Hassan is ready to ensure safety for domestic violence survivors and refugees. Read more

  • Article: The UK Is Committing £500,000 to Help Empower Women Through Work
    Citizenship

    The UK Is Committing £500,000 to Help Empower Women Through Work

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 7, 2019

    “We're tapping into previously ignored talent, addressing gender inequality… helping our economy." Read more

  • Article: Britain Just Unveiled 'Landmark' Laws Against Domestic Abuse
    Girls & Women

    Britain Just Unveiled 'Landmark' Laws Against Domestic Abuse

    Jan. 22, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Domestic abusers damage millions of lives and cost the UK billions every year. Read more

  • Article: Upskirting Will Now Finally Be a Crime in England and Wales
    Girls & Women

    Upskirting Will Now Finally Be a Crime in England and Wales

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 16, 2019

    It’s a perfect example of why we should never just “ignore it” when it comes to sexual assault. Read more

  • Article: Liberia Improves Access to Clean Water After Traumas of Ebola
    Water & Sanitation

    Liberia Improves Access to Clean Water After Traumas of Ebola

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 7, 2019

    “Good hygiene practices have added more value to our culture." Read more

  • Article: Victoria's State Government Has An Equal Gender Cabinet For The First Time In History
    Girls & Women

    Victoria's State Government Has An Equal Gender Cabinet For The First Time In History

    By Madeleine Keck|Dec. 7, 2018

    There are 11 men and 11 women in Victoria's new cabinet line-up. Read more