#India

  • Article: This Indian Company Just Introduced a Period Leave Policy

    This Indian Company Just Introduced a Period Leave Policy

    By Leah Rodriguez|Aug. 12, 2020

    People who menstruate will get up to 10 days off at Zomato. Read more

  • Article: Mumbai Green Lights Women Figures on Traffic Signals

    Mumbai Green Lights Women Figures on Traffic Signals

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Aug. 4, 2020

    Mumbai to become the first city in India to feature female figures on traffic lights Read more

  • Article: COVID-19 Is Undoing 70 Years of Girls’ Education Progress in India

    COVID-19 Is Undoing 70 Years of Girls’ Education Progress in India

    By Leah Rodriguez|July 14, 2020

    Lack of funding, adequate nutrition programs, and employment rates are to blame. Read more

  • Feature: How Global Citizen Helped Secure the World Bank’s Biggest Water & Sanitation Commitment Yet
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    How Global Citizen Helped Secure the World Bank’s Biggest Water & Sanitation Commitment Yet

    By Leah Rodriguez|June 18, 2020

    The bank committed $15 billion over five years to reach 150 million people living in poverty. Read more

  • Article: COVID-19 Puts Added Strain on Urgent Cyclone Relief Efforts in Bangladesh and India

    COVID-19 Puts Added Strain on Urgent Cyclone Relief Efforts in Bangladesh and India

    By Brandon Wiggins|May 21, 2020

    The devastating Cyclone Amphan killed more than 80 people. Read more

  • Article: 6 Food Crises Worsened by the COVID-19 Pandemic

    6 Food Crises Worsened by the COVID-19 Pandemic

    By Joe McCarthy|May 13, 2020

    From Venezuela to Kenya, starvation looms for many people. Read more

  • Article: This Woman Is Using ATM Stations to Provide Clean Drinking Water to Vulnerable Communities in India

    This Woman Is Using ATM Stations to Provide Clean Drinking Water to Vulnerable Communities in India

    By Leah Rodriguez|May 12, 2020

    GeWinn Wachstum has installed 900 ATM water stations across Karnataka state. Read more

  • Article: Indian Police Look Into ‘Bois Locker Room’ Instagram Account That Posted Photos of Underage Girls

    Indian Police Look Into ‘Bois Locker Room’ Instagram Account That Posted Photos of Underage Girls

    By Leah Rodriguez|May 5, 2020

    Schoolboys are thought to have started the group to share photos of classmates without consent. Read more