#health

  • Article: India's Gay Sex Ruling Is a Win for the Fight Against AIDS
    Health

    India's Gay Sex Ruling Is a Win for the Fight Against AIDS

    Feb. 8, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    About 30% of gay men in India living with HIV do not know their status. Read more

  • Article: How the Crisis in Venezuela Could Spread Diseases Around the World
    Health

    How the Crisis in Venezuela Could Spread Diseases Around the World

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Sophie Maes|Feb. 1, 2019

    Low vaccination rates could fuel disease outbreaks beyond the country’s borders. Read more

  • Article: Global Health Is Good for World Peace, Melinda Gates Says
    Health

    Global Health Is Good for World Peace, Melinda Gates Says

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Jerica Deck|Jan. 31, 2019

    Every $1 invested in the global health funds creates $20 in social and economic benefits. Read more

  • Article: Climate Shocks Could Cause HIV Rates to Rise in Africa
    Health

    Climate Shocks Could Cause HIV Rates to Rise in Africa

    Jan. 31, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Teenage girls who grow up in areas hit by harsh drought are more likely to contract HIV. Read more

  • Article: Here’s What You Should Know About Canada’s History of Foreign Aid
    AdvocacyCitizenship

    Here’s What You Should Know About Canada’s History of Foreign Aid

    Jan. 30, 2019

    For #IDW2019, Global Citizen took a look at the past, present, and future of Canada’s foreign aid. Read more

  • Article: Kenyan Students Are Setting an Amazing Example with 'Planetary Health' Diet
    Food & Hunger

    Kenyan Students Are Setting an Amazing Example with 'Planetary Health' Diet

    Jan. 30, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Children have been working hard to grow nutritious food in their school garden. Read more

  • Article: These Drones Are Spraying Pollution Out of the Sky in Thailand
    Environment

    These Drones Are Spraying Pollution Out of the Sky in Thailand

    By Jerica Deck|Jan. 24, 2019

    Bangkok’s air pollution has been deemed “code red” by officials Read more

  • Article: Closing the Loop on Food Production Could Generate Trillions of Dollars
    Food & Hunger

    Closing the Loop on Food Production Could Generate Trillions of Dollars

    Jan. 24, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Redesigning the food industry into a "circular economy" would reduce health costs. Read more