#Thomson Reuters Foundation

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

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

    March 8, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    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
    Education

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

    Feb. 28, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    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
    Citizenship

    This Photo Series Reveals How London's Poorest Children Live

    Feb. 12, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "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'
    Girls & Women

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

    Jan. 17, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    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
    Girls & Women

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

    Jan. 15, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

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

  • Article: Yemeni Mothers Forced to Choose Which Child Starves, Says Aid Group
    Food & Hunger

    Yemeni Mothers Forced to Choose Which Child Starves, Says Aid Group

    Dec. 14, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Many civilians in Yemen are struggling to survive in one of the world's worst humanitarian crises. Read more

  • Article: Rugby Star Gareth Thomas Victim of Homophobic Hate Crime in Wales
    Citizenship

    Rugby Star Gareth Thomas Victim of Homophobic Hate Crime in Wales

    Nov. 19, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The former Welsh rugby captain said he was attacked for his sexuality. Read more

  • Article: Hidden in Diaries, Untold Stories of Boko Haram Survivors Feature in Film
    Girls & Women

    Hidden in Diaries, Untold Stories of Boko Haram Survivors Feature in Film

    Oct. 23, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The Nigerian government failed to defeat Boko Haram militants who waged an insurgency since 2009. Read more