#Thomson Reuters Foundation

  • Article: Male Slaves in Britain Struggle to Get Support as Numbers Soar

    Male Slaves in Britain Struggle to Get Support as Numbers Soar

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Aug. 23, 2019

    Concerns are growing about limited support in a system largely focused on women. Read more

  • Article: Africa's Largest Wind Power Project Just Opened in Northern Kenya

    Africa's Largest Wind Power Project Just Opened in Northern Kenya

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|July 22, 2019

    This will help reduce electricity costs and dependence on fossil fuels. Read more

  • Article: Zimbabwe Farmers Are Growing Vegetables to Fight Drought

    Zimbabwe Farmers Are Growing Vegetables to Fight Drought

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|May 14, 2019

    Vegetables and a new irrigation method may be an alternative to failed maize crops. Read more

  • Article: London Mum Gets 11 Years in Jail After First-Ever FGM Conviction

    London Mum Gets 11 Years in Jail After First-Ever FGM Conviction

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|March 8, 2019

    The jury heard she had sought help from a prophet to cleanse her daughter. Read more

  • Article: Nearly Half a Million Children Aren't in School in Africa's Sahel Region

    Nearly Half a Million Children Aren't in School in Africa's Sahel Region

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Feb. 28, 2019

    Almost 2,000 schools have been closed in Burkina Faso, Mali and Niger. Read more

  • Article: This Photo Series Reveals How London's Poorest Children Live

    This Photo Series Reveals How London's Poorest Children Live

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Feb. 12, 2019

    "We hear a lot about housing, but rarely from a children's perspective." Read more

  • Article: 3-Year-Old Girl in London Allegedly Subjected to FGM by 'Witch'

    3-Year-Old Girl in London Allegedly Subjected to FGM by 'Witch'

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Jan. 17, 2019

    A court heard that her parents held her down as it happened. Read more

  • Article: 5 Times British Tennis Star Andy Murray Was a Champion for Women's Rights

    5 Times British Tennis Star Andy Murray Was a Champion for Women's Rights

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Jan. 15, 2019

    The tennis star has always been a passionate voice for women in sport. Read more