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  1. Article: Natural Disasters Need 'Price Tags' So We Can Prevent Them, UN Chief Says
    Environment

    Natural Disasters Need 'Price Tags' So We Can Prevent Them, UN Chief Says

    April 28, 2017 |Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "As long as the costs of disasters are invisible, it is very easy to ignore them." Read more

  2. Article: This Tiny Worm Is Completely Destroying Fields of Crops in Angola
    Food & Hunger

    This Tiny Worm Is Completely Destroying Fields of Crops in Angola

    April 28, 2017 |Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Armyworm spread has undermined hopes for a better harvest this year. Read more

  3. Article: Climate Change Is Worsening Horn of Africa's Hunger Crisis, Oxfam Says
    Environment

    Climate Change Is Worsening Horn of Africa's Hunger Crisis, Oxfam Says

    April 27, 2017 |Thomson Reuters Foundation

    About 12 million people in Ethiopia, Kenya and Somalia are at risk of hunger. Read more

  4. Article: As Farms Dry Up, Kenyan Women Switch to Clean Energy Businesses
    Girls & Women

    As Farms Dry Up, Kenyan Women Switch to Clean Energy Businesses

    April 27, 2017 |Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Clean energy businesses are giving women steady income and protecting forests. Read more

  5. Article: Cairo Transforms Shipping Containers Into Homes for the Poor
    Finance & Innovation

    Cairo Transforms Shipping Containers Into Homes for the Poor

    April 26, 2017 |Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Many Egyptians living in sprawling slums and unlicensed apartment blocks. Read more

  6. Article: Want to Stop Food Waste? Throw a Disco Party This Weekend
    Food & Hunger

    Want to Stop Food Waste? Throw a Disco Party This Weekend

    April 26, 2017 |Thomson Reuters Foundation

    World Disco Soup Day is promoted by the Slow Food movement. Read more

  7. Article: London Assembly: Mayor Sadiq Khan Must Step Up to Stop FGM
    Girls & Women

    London Assembly: Mayor Sadiq Khan Must Step Up to Stop FGM

    April 25, 2017 |Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "An estimated 170,000 women and girls in Britain have undergone FGM" Read more

  8. Article: Meet Dessai Scott: Transgender Sex Trafficking Survivor and Advocate
    Citizenship

    Meet Dessai Scott: Transgender Sex Trafficking Survivor and Advocate

    April 25, 2017 |Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "I can't count the amount of times I was sold or to how many men." Read more

  9. Article: This App Allows Users to 'Walk a Mile' in a Rohingya Refugee's Shoes
    Finance & Innovation

    This App Allows Users to 'Walk a Mile' in a Rohingya Refugee's Shoes

    April 25, 2017 |Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "Revolutionary" app aims to increase public empathy toward the plight of Rohingya refugees. Read more

  10. Article: This Indigenous Group Takes Brazil to Court in Landmark Case
    Citizenship

    This Indigenous Group Takes Brazil to Court in Landmark Case

    April 21, 2017 |Thomson Reuters Foundation

    This is the first time the Brazilian state stands accused of indigenous rights violations. Read more

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