#Human Rights

  • Article: South African School Girls to Get HPV Vaccine to Protect Against Cervical Cancer
    Health

    South African School Girls to Get HPV Vaccine to Protect Against Cervical Cancer

    By Itumeleng Letsoalo|Aug. 13, 2019

    The hope is to reach 30,000 girls by the end of September. Read more

  • Article: This Animated Series Teaches Children About the South African Constitution
    Citizenship

    This Animated Series Teaches Children About the South African Constitution

    By Itumeleng Letsoalo|Aug. 7, 2019

    The less people know about their rights, the less access they have to them. Read more

  • Article: How One Transgender Woman Navigates Being Trans at Work in South Africa
    Girls & Women

    How One Transgender Woman Navigates Being Trans at Work in South Africa

    By Itumeleng Letsoalo|Aug. 1, 2019

    As one woman from Soweto tells Global Citizen, discrimination is often worst in the workplace. Read more

  • Article: To End Slavery, 10,000 People Must Be Freed Daily for 10 Years, Report Says
    Citizenship

    To End Slavery, 10,000 People Must Be Freed Daily for 10 Years, Report Says

    July 17, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Forced labor is considered legal or a minor offense in close to 100 countries. Read more

  • Article: What You Need to Know About the Crisis in Sudan
    Citizenship

    What You Need to Know About the Crisis in Sudan

    By Gabrielle Deonath|June 12, 2019

    The fight for democracy in Khartoum has led to violent clashes between protesters and the military. Read more

  • Article: Amal Clooney Advises Businesses to Focus on Human Rights to Boost Profits
    Citizenship

    Amal Clooney Advises Businesses to Focus on Human Rights to Boost Profits

    June 5, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "If businesses believe that doing good can be profitable, then doing good will be sustainable." Read more

  • Article: 3 Ways Kenyan Activist Binyavanga Wainaina Impacted Africa Forever
    Citizenship

    3 Ways Kenyan Activist Binyavanga Wainaina Impacted Africa Forever

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|May 30, 2019

    The writer and LGBTQ activist passed away after a stroke. Read more

  • Article: Schoolgirls Used As Human Shields In Congo Due to 'Magical Powers'
    Girls & Women

    Schoolgirls Used As Human Shields In Congo Due to 'Magical Powers'

    May 28, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Girls were armed with brooms and put on the frontlines, say charities. Read more