#Somalia

  • Article: 14 Stunning Photos of Democracy and Faith From Around the World This Week
    Citizenship

    14 Stunning Photos of Democracy and Faith From Around the World This Week

    By Daniele Selby  and  Olivia Kestin|May 24, 2019

    From Malawi to India, people cast their votes in elections this week. Read more

  • Article: African Union Pledges to Silence Guns In Africa By 2020
    Citizenship

    African Union Pledges to Silence Guns In Africa By 2020

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|March 6, 2019

    Wars and conflict have displaced more than 9 million people across the continent. Read more

  • Article: Somali Refugee's Fight Against 'Silent Killer' of FGM Inspires New Film
    Girls & Women

    Somali Refugee's Fight Against 'Silent Killer' of FGM Inspires New Film

    Feb. 27, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Somalia has the world's highest rate of FGM, affecting 98% of women. Read more

  • Article: Queensland Jury Delivers Landmark Conviction for Female Genital Mutilation
    Girls & Women

    Queensland Jury Delivers Landmark Conviction for Female Genital Mutilation

    By Madeleine Keck|Feb. 14, 2019

    Here's everything you need to know about Queensland’s female genital mutilation case. Read more

  • Article: Wars Are Getting Longer, Trapping People in Starvation: Report
    Food & Hunger

    Wars Are Getting Longer, Trapping People in Starvation: Report

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 29, 2019

    “These are real people experiencing rates of hunger that are simply unacceptable.” Read more

  • Article: Hunger and Conflict Have Turned Mogadishu Into Africa's Most Crowded City
    Food & Hunger

    Hunger and Conflict Have Turned Mogadishu Into Africa's Most Crowded City

    By Jerica Deck|Dec. 13, 2018

    Over 2 million people live in Mogadishu, making it the world’s second most densely populated city. Read more

  • Article: Campaigners Demand Anti-FGM Law as Girls Bleed to Death in Somalia
    Girls & Women

    Campaigners Demand Anti-FGM Law as Girls Bleed to Death in Somalia

    Sept. 18, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Four girls - aged between 10 and 11 years old - have died in the last three months. Read more

  • Article: Parents of 10-Year-Old Girl Who Died After FGM Are 'Hampering' Prosecution, Activists Say
    Girls & Women

    Parents of 10-Year-Old Girl Who Died After FGM Are 'Hampering' Prosecution, Activists Say

    Aug. 24, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Somalia has the world's highest rate of female genital mutilation. Read more