#Human Rights

  • Article: Just 55% of Women Can Access Health Care, Make Decisions About Contraception, and Say No to Sex

    Just 55% of Women Can Access Health Care, Make Decisions About Contraception, and Say No to Sex

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|April 2, 2020

    The study explored women's rights to make decisions on sex and reproductive healthcare. Read more

  • Article: 5 Formidable Young Women Who Are Shaping Africa’s Future

    5 Formidable Young Women Who Are Shaping Africa’s Future

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|March 6, 2020

    “Somewhere a girl is facing injustices — so it is my duty to address them.” Read more

  • Article: Global Citizens Have Already Taken Over 136,000 Actions to Improve Education in South Africa
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    Global Citizens Have Already Taken Over 136,000 Actions to Improve Education in South Africa

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Feb. 6, 2020

    Here's what happens next in the #RaiseTheGrade campaign. Read more

  • Article: This Surgeon Who Treats Blindness Among the World’s Poor Just Won Australian of the Year

    This Surgeon Who Treats Blindness Among the World’s Poor Just Won Australian of the Year

    By Madeleine Keck|Jan. 28, 2020

    James Muecke is an Australian hero. Read more

  • Article: Why Women in Zambia's Capital Joined the Women's March

    Why Women in Zambia's Capital Joined the Women's March

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Jan. 24, 2020

    Marchers filled the streets of Lusaka, uniting with the worldwide women’s march movement. Read more

  • Article: Climate Refugees Cannot Be Sent Back Home: UN

    Climate Refugees Cannot Be Sent Back Home: UN

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Catherine Caruso|Jan. 21, 2020

    The United Nations’ landmark ruling sets a global precedent for human rights. Read more

  • Article: Indonesia’s LGBTQ Community at Risk After Jailing of ‘Britain’s Most Prolific’ Rapist

    Indonesia’s LGBTQ Community at Risk After Jailing of ‘Britain’s Most Prolific’ Rapist

    By Catherine Caruso|Jan. 16, 2020

    Human rights group warns LGBTQ people could be under threat, after sentencing of Reynhard Sinaga. Read more

  • Article: #AfricansUnite: Some of the Continent's Biggest Music Stars Are Putting on a Show Against Xenophobia in South Africa

    #AfricansUnite: Some of the Continent's Biggest Music Stars Are Putting on a Show Against Xenophobia in South Africa

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Nov. 12, 2019

    It follows a spate of violent attacks targeting African immigrants. Read more