#India

  • Article: These Women Are Leading the Fight Against Central India's Water Crisis

    These Women Are Leading the Fight Against Central India's Water Crisis

    Aug. 28, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "If there is water, we have everything and if there is no water, we have nothing." Read more

  • Article: Child Marriage: Everything You Need to Know

    Child Marriage: Everything You Need to Know

    By Daniele Selby  and  Carmen Singer|Aug. 27, 2019

    Every two seconds, a girl gets married. Read more

  • Article: The Indian Government May Soon Make Period Products More Affordable

    The Indian Government May Soon Make Period Products More Affordable

    By Leah Rodriguez|Aug. 26, 2019

    Sanitary napkins might fall under a list of essential affordable hygiene items. Read more

  • Article: India's Intersex Community Faces Job Discrimination, Forced Surgeries, and Sexual Abuse

    India's Intersex Community Faces Job Discrimination, Forced Surgeries, and Sexual Abuse

    Aug. 16, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    At least 10,000 intersex children are born each year in India, many face infanticide and mutilation. Read more

  • Article: These 'Art Maps' Are Helping Women in South India Open Their Own Businesses

    These 'Art Maps' Are Helping Women in South India Open Their Own Businesses

    Aug. 15, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The project has helped more than 5,000 women earn a sustainable income in Tamil Nadu. Read more

  • Article: Powerful Monsoons in India Kill More Than 270 and Displace 1 Million

    Powerful Monsoons in India Kill More Than 270 and Displace 1 Million

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 14, 2019

    “Our teams have recovered 49 bodies so far.” Read more

  • Article: The Crisis in Kashmir Could Upend Education for Millions of Children

    The Crisis in Kashmir Could Upend Education for Millions of Children

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 9, 2019

    “Kashmir has been turned into an open-air prison.” Read more

  • Article: 'Water Bankruptcy': 1 in 4 People Worldwide Facing Dire Shortages

    'Water Bankruptcy': 1 in 4 People Worldwide Facing Dire Shortages

    Aug. 6, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    While Qatar is the most water-stressed country, India is at the highest risk for water bankruptcy. Read more