#Sudan

  • Article: Sudanese Child Bride Jailed for Killing Her Rapist Appeals for 'Unconditional Freedom'
    Girls & Women

    Sudanese Child Bride Jailed for Killing Her Rapist Appeals for 'Unconditional Freedom'

    July 13, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Noura's death sentence was overturned, but she still faces jail time. Read more

  • Article: Australians Say #NotMyAustralia to Racist 'African Gang' Story
    Citizenship

    Australians Say #NotMyAustralia to Racist 'African Gang' Story

    By Madeleine Keck|July 13, 2018

    Australians unite against fearmongering with an amazing hashtag. Read more

  • Article: Court Overturns Death Sentence for Sudanese Teen Bride Who Killed Her Rapist
    Girls & Women

    Court Overturns Death Sentence for Sudanese Teen Bride Who Killed Her Rapist

    By Daniele Selby|June 26, 2018

    Noura Hussein was forced into an early marriage and sentenced to death for defending herself. Read more

  • Article: Death Sentence for Sudanese Teen Bride Who Stabbed Her Rapist Sparks Outrage
    Girls & Women

    Death Sentence for Sudanese Teen Bride Who Stabbed Her Rapist Sparks Outrage

    By Daniele Selby|May 11, 2018

    Noura Hussein was 16 when her family forced her to marry a distant cousin. Read more

  • Article: Here’s How Many Refugees the US Has Accepted in 2018
    Citizenship

    Here’s How Many Refugees the US Has Accepted in 2018

    By Chris Gelardi|April 26, 2018

    The US is on pace to resettle the fewest number of refugees in 40 years. Read more

  • Article: What It’s Like to Be the Only Surgeon in the Middle of a Sudanese War Zone
    Health

    What It’s Like to Be the Only Surgeon in the Middle of a Sudanese War Zone

    By Daniele Selby|April 18, 2018

    For almost 10 years, Dr. Tom Catena has treated the Nuba people, despite falling bombs. Read more

  • Article: 8 Countries Where FGM Has Affected Over 80% of Women
    Girls & Women

    8 Countries Where FGM Has Affected Over 80% of Women

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Jan. 25, 2018

    200 million girls have undergone it globally, but these countries are the worst offenders. Read more

  • Article: Sudanese American, Hijabi Muslim, Woman: Mazahir Salih Was Just Elected to Iowa City Council
    Citizenship

    Sudanese American, Hijabi Muslim, Woman: Mazahir Salih Was Just Elected to Iowa City Council

    By Phineas Rueckert|Nov. 8, 2017

    She announced her campaign on the day of Pres. Trump’s “Travel Ban 2.0.” Read more