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  1. Article: 'Pink Taxis' — Designed to Keep Women Safe — Are Set to Launch in Pakistan
    Girls & Women

    'Pink Taxis' — Designed to Keep Women Safe — Are Set to Launch in Pakistan

    March 24, 2017 |Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Now women can hail taxis driven by women. Read more

  2. Article: The Number of People in Rural India Without Clean Water Equals the Entire UK Population
    Water & Sanitation

    The Number of People in Rural India Without Clean Water Equals the Entire UK Population

    March 22, 2017 |Thomson Reuters Foundation

    India is home to highest number of rural people without clean water. Read more

  3. Article: Deforestation in Malawi Is So Severe the Army Needed to Step in to Stop It
    Environment

    Deforestation in Malawi Is So Severe the Army Needed to Step in to Stop It

    March 21, 2017 |Thomson Reuters Foundation

    8.4 million acres of forest are being depleted by 2.6% annually. Read more

  4. Article: Pakistan's Top Female Squash Player Posed as a Boy to Evade Taliban
    Girls & Women

    Pakistan's Top Female Squash Player Posed as a Boy to Evade Taliban

    March 17, 2017 |Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "Where I come from girls are not allowed to play sport...I broke all the laws." Read more

  5. Article: This Woman Faced Machete-Wielding Thugs to Save Her Village From Mining Companies
    Girls & Women

    This Woman Faced Machete-Wielding Thugs to Save Her Village From Mining Companies

    March 14, 2017 |Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "My dream is to see women speak up, women become leaders to save the environment where they live" Read more

  6. Article: Angelina Jolie Is Trying to End Rape and Sexual Violence During War
    Girls & Women

    Angelina Jolie Is Trying to End Rape and Sexual Violence During War

    March 14, 2017 |Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Wartime sexual violence is widespread in Syria, Iraq, Nigeria and South Sudan Read more

  7. Article: With Amal Clooney at Her Side, a Yazidi Former Sex Slave Pleaded to the UN to Take Action
    Girls & Women

    With Amal Clooney at Her Side, a Yazidi Former Sex Slave Pleaded to the UN to Take Action

    March 13, 2017 |Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "I cannot understand what is taking so long." Read more

  8. Article: Why Women Need to Be Leading on Climate Change Around the World
    Girls & Women

    Why Women Need to Be Leading on Climate Change Around the World

    March 13, 2017 |Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The mayor of Paris breaks it down. Read more

  9. Article: Once a Child Slave, This Woman's Dedicated Her Live to Saving Others
    Girls & Women

    Once a Child Slave, This Woman's Dedicated Her Live to Saving Others

    March 9, 2017 |Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Anoyara Khatun won a presidential award for challenging the status quo. Read more

  10. Article: This Is a Really Compelling Reason to Cut Down on Food Waste
    Food & Hunger

    This Is a Really Compelling Reason to Cut Down on Food Waste

    March 7, 2017 |Thomson Reuters Foundation

    About a third of the food produced around the world is never eaten. Read more

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