#Sports

  • Article: Tokyo’s 2020 Olympic Medals Will Be Made From Donated Electronic Waste

    Tokyo’s 2020 Olympic Medals Will Be Made From Donated Electronic Waste

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Sushmita Roy|July 24, 2019

    E-waste is the world’s fastest growing waste stream. Read more

  • Article: India's First Openly Gay Athlete Says She'll Fight for Right to Marry

    India's First Openly Gay Athlete Says She'll Fight for Right to Marry

    May 24, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "As long as we are united in our hearts and our minds, nothing can prevent us." Read more

  • Article: Sprinter Becomes India's First Openly Gay Athlete

    Sprinter Becomes India's First Openly Gay Athlete

    May 20, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Dutee Chand recently opened up about her same-sex relationship in an interview. Read more

  • Article: Sexual Harassment Is Now Illegal in the Country of Georgia

    Sexual Harassment Is Now Illegal in the Country of Georgia

    By Sushmita Roy|May 9, 2019

    The law change came after a wave of activism. Read more

  • Video: Secret Deodorant Just Scored a Goal for Gender Equality

    Secret Deodorant Just Scored a Goal for Gender Equality

    April 2, 2019|P&G

    From now until July 9, the company will donate $1 for every Secret Outlast deodorant sold. Read more

  • Article: Why We Needed the 2019 Special Olympics More Than Ever

    Why We Needed the 2019 Special Olympics More Than Ever

    March 27, 2019

    Global Citizen partner Globesight looks back at the Special Olympics World Games in Abu Dhabi. Read more

  • Article: Saudi Women Participate in Special Olympics for the First Time Ever

    Saudi Women Participate in Special Olympics for the First Time Ever

    By Daniele Selby|March 18, 2019

    The country has been slowly easing restrictions on women’s participation in sports. Read more

  • Article: South Korea to Open Major Investigation Into Sports Sex Abuse Allegations

    South Korea to Open Major Investigation Into Sports Sex Abuse Allegations

    By Daniele Selby|Jan. 23, 2019

    South Korea’s human rights commission is opening its largest-ever inquiry into abuse in sports. Read more