#India

  • Article: New Delhi Shut Down Schools in Response to Severe Air Pollution

    New Delhi Shut Down Schools in Response to Severe Air Pollution

    By Leah Rodriguez|Nov. 1, 2019

    Toxic smog and smoke can cause brain damage in kids. Read more

  • Article: These 3 Countries Have Made Major Improvements in Maternal and Newborn Health Care

    These 3 Countries Have Made Major Improvements in Maternal and Newborn Health Care

    By Jacky Habib|Oct. 28, 2019

    Ethiopia, India, and Nigeria are making progress on tackling maternal and infant health problems. Read more

  • Article: Experts Question Open Defecation Free Status in India and Nepal

    Experts Question Open Defecation Free Status in India and Nepal

    By Leah Rodriguez|Oct. 10, 2019

    Residents in both countries claim they are still without toilets after announcements last week. Read more

  • Article: This Is the Surprising Reason Child Sexual Abuse Is on the Rise

    This Is the Surprising Reason Child Sexual Abuse Is on the Rise

    By Leah Rodriguez|Sept. 25, 2019

    “Out of the Shadows” urges governments and businesses to use technology to protect children. Read more

  • 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

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Aug. 28, 2019

    "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

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Aug. 16, 2019

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