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  • Article: COVID-19 Could Push Millions of People Into Poverty in Mexico

    COVID-19 Could Push Millions of People Into Poverty in Mexico

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|May 13, 2020

    Fallout from coronavirus could lead to 70 million Mexicans not earning enough to cover basic needs. Read more

  • Article: How COVID-19 Is Changing This Woman's Vital Work With Cash Assistance in Colombia

    How COVID-19 Is Changing This Woman's Vital Work With Cash Assistance in Colombia

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Catherine Caruso|April 10, 2020

    Mercy Corps’ project coordinator for Colombia explains how COVID-19 is affecting her work. Read more

  • Feature: Ask an Activist: How Can I Combat Vaccine Misinformation?
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    Ask an Activist: How Can I Combat Vaccine Misinformation?

    By Jackie Marchildon|Dec. 3, 2019

    Vaccine activist Thomas Breuer is the chief medical officer of GSK Vaccines. Read more

  • Article: 663 Million Children Lack Access to Basic Human Rights Like Clean Water

    663 Million Children Lack Access to Basic Human Rights Like Clean Water

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|July 12, 2019

    Multidimensional poverty considers things like access to food and clean water. Read more

  • Article: Nearly Everything You Consume Is Contaminated by Microplastics, Report Says

    Nearly Everything You Consume Is Contaminated by Microplastics, Report Says

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|June 5, 2019

    Avoiding single-use plastics is the best way to avoid contamination. Read more

  • Article: Algeria and Argentina Have Officially Eliminated Malaria

    Algeria and Argentina Have Officially Eliminated Malaria

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|May 23, 2019

    Malaria killed 400,000 people in 2017. Read more

  • Article: Air Pollution May Harm Every Part of Your Body, Research Shows

    Air Pollution May Harm Every Part of Your Body, Research Shows

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|May 20, 2019

    Nearly 8.8 million people die prematurely each year due to air pollution. Read more

  • Article: The First-Ever Malaria Vaccine Program Just Launched in Malawi

    The First-Ever Malaria Vaccine Program Just Launched in Malawi

    By Jackie Marchildon  and  Erica Sanchez|April 24, 2019

    Malaria kills over 400,000 people per year. Read more