#rights

  • Article: George and Amal Clooney Launch New Justice Initiative to Support the Marginalized and Oppressed

    George and Amal Clooney Launch New Justice Initiative to Support the Marginalized and Oppressed

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|March 15, 2019

    They are launching a project that tracks which countries use courtrooms to oppress minorities Read more

  • Article: Ethiopia Allows Nearly 1 Million Refugees to Leave Camps and Work

    Ethiopia Allows Nearly 1 Million Refugees to Leave Camps and Work

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Jan. 18, 2019

    Refugees can now register births, marriages and deaths, and have access to financial services. Read more

  • Article: 10 Men Arrested in Tanzania for Allegedly Holding a Gay Wedding

    10 Men Arrested in Tanzania for Allegedly Holding a Gay Wedding

    By Jerica Deck|Nov. 8, 2018

    This is days after Gov. Makonda initiated an LGBTQ witch hunt. Read more

  • Article: Two Thirds of Middle Eastern Men Think Women Belong at Home: Study

    Two Thirds of Middle Eastern Men Think Women Belong at Home: Study

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|May 3, 2017

    "It is not just men who uphold the patriarchy, women buy into a lot of these attitudes as well." Read more

  • Article: This Senator’s Anti-Gay Remark Sparked the Most Beautiful Protest Ever

    This Senator’s Anti-Gay Remark Sparked the Most Beautiful Protest Ever

    By Colleen Curry|May 1, 2017

    It’s the #LiveAndLetTutu state. Read more

  • Article: 'Pink Taxis' — Designed to Keep Women Safe — Are Set to Launch in Pakistan

    'Pink Taxis' — Designed to Keep Women Safe — Are Set to Launch in Pakistan

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|March 24, 2017

    Now women can hail taxis driven by women. Read more

  • Article: This Is the Biggest Challenge Facing Women Today, Survey Finds

    This Is the Biggest Challenge Facing Women Today, Survey Finds

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|March 7, 2017

    "For any woman having a better life means having a good job." Read more