#United Kingdom

  • Article: Marriott International Commits to Spend $100 Million With Women-Owned Businesses
    ImpactGirls & Women

    Marriott International Commits to Spend $100 Million With Women-Owned Businesses

    By Sophie Barbier|March 20, 2019

    And more news from the sidelines of the 63rd CSW in New York Read more

  • Article: Mother Who Cut Her Daughter Is First Ever FGM Conviction in UK
    Girls & Women

    Mother Who Cut Her Daughter Is First Ever FGM Conviction in UK

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Feb. 1, 2019

    She faces up to 14 years in prison. Read more

  • Article: Winter Vacation Puts British Schoolgirls at Risk of FGM
    Girls & Women

    Winter Vacation Puts British Schoolgirls at Risk of FGM

    Dec. 17, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Activists warn girls may be taken overseas for FGM during school holidays. Read more

  • Article: An Australian Innovation Has Resolved the Takeaway Coffee Cup Recycling Conundrum
    Environment

    An Australian Innovation Has Resolved the Takeaway Coffee Cup Recycling Conundrum

    By Madeleine Keck|Nov. 21, 2018

    Disposable coffee cups can now be recycled and turned into paper. Read more

  • Article: Air Pollution Particles Discovered in Mothers' Placentas: Study
    Environment

    Air Pollution Particles Discovered in Mothers' Placentas: Study

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Leah Rodriguez|Sept. 18, 2018

    This is a serious threat to fetus development, childbirth, and a healthy life outside the womb. Read more

  • Article: Extreme Weather Made UK Food Prices Soar as Much as 80%
    Food & Hunger

    Extreme Weather Made UK Food Prices Soar as Much as 80%

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 27, 2018

    This could be the new global norm. Read more

  • Article: 5 Ways Immigration Actually Enhances a Country's Culture
    Citizenship

    5 Ways Immigration Actually Enhances a Country's Culture

    By Joe McCarthy|July 13, 2018

    Trump said that immigration is a "shame." Read more

  • Article: UK Cracks Down on Sale of Ivory to Save the World's 'Iconic' Elephants
    Environment

    UK Cracks Down on Sale of Ivory to Save the World's 'Iconic' Elephants

    By Joe McCarthy|May 23, 2018

    “We must do all we can to protect them for future generations.” Read more