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  1. Article: Women in Iran Are Wearing White to Protest the Forced Wearing of Hijabs
    Girls & Women

    Women in Iran Are Wearing White to Protest the Forced Wearing of Hijabs

    June 28, 2017 |Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "The campaign is not against hijabs, but being forced to wear them." Read more

  2. Article: Child Marriage Is Costing Poor Countries Trillions
    Girls & Women

    Child Marriage Is Costing Poor Countries Trillions

    June 27, 2017 |Thomson Reuters Foundation

    One in three girls in the developing world is married before the age of 18. Read more

  3. Article: Tanzania's Ban on Pregnant Girls in School Violates Basic Rights
    Girls & Women

    Tanzania's Ban on Pregnant Girls in School Violates Basic Rights

    June 26, 2017 |Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Over 55,000 Tanzanian schoolgirls have been expelled from school over the last decade. Read more

  4. Article: With Old Bicycles, Refugees Ride into New Life in London
    Citizenship

    With Old Bicycles, Refugees Ride into New Life in London

    June 26, 2017 |Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "I'll use this bike to go to college where I can learn English so I can move forward with my life." Read more

  5. Article: Burger King Pledges To End Deforestation By 2030 but Scientists Are Skeptical
    Environment

    Burger King Pledges To End Deforestation By 2030 but Scientists Are Skeptical

    June 23, 2017 |Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Restaurant Brands International has been criticized for buying soy and beef from Brazil. Read more

  6. Article: The Solution To Lasting Peace in Colombia: Female Peace Negotiators, Campaign Says
    Girls & Women

    The Solution To Lasting Peace in Colombia: Female Peace Negotiators, Campaign Says

    June 22, 2017 |Thomson Reuters Foundation

    About 20,000 Colombians, most of them women and girls, have been victims of rape and sexual violence Read more

  7. Article: This Hotline Is Tackling Violence Against Girls in Drought-Hit Kenya
    Girls & Women

    This Hotline Is Tackling Violence Against Girls in Drought-Hit Kenya

    June 21, 2017 |Thomson Reuters Foundation and CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Drought violence against women in Kenya's northern pastoralist communities - but that is changing. Read more

  8. Article: How Workplaces in Indian Are Slowly Becoming Transgender-Friendly
    Citizenship

    How Workplaces in Indian Are Slowly Becoming Transgender-Friendly

    June 20, 2017 |Thomson Reuters Foundation

    A growing number of Indian companies are actively hiring transgender people. Read more

  9. Article: Don't Buy These Products If You Don't Want to Support Slavery
    Citizenship

    Don't Buy These Products If You Don't Want to Support Slavery

    June 16, 2017 |Thomson Reuters Foundation

    A wide range of products, from pet food to toys, have previously been implicated in modern slavery. Read more

  10. Article: New Tool Aim to Predict and Thwart This Major Crop Killer: Locusts
    Finance & Innovation

    New Tool Aim to Predict and Thwart This Major Crop Killer: Locusts

    June 15, 2017 |Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The tool is the latest in a series to apply satellite data to agricultural purposes. Read more

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