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Africa must tackle birth control ‘taboo’
African countries must cut their booming birth rate and provide secure jobs for young people or risk a rise in conflict and militant groups, Sudanese billionaire philanthropist Mo Ibrahim warned on Monday (29/10).
Date02.11.2018 | 14:31
Tagsafrica, Al Shabaab, birth control, Boko Haram, Cape Verde, Islamist militants, Libya, Mauritius, Mo Ibrahim, Somalia, South Sudan, the Seychelles, Thomson Reuters Foundation
Is India the worst place in the world to be a woman?
India is the world’s most dangerous nation for women due to the high risk of sexual violence and regressive traditions, said a new study. Activists disagree with its methodology, but agree that gender crimes are up.
Date28.06.2018 | 12:17
Tags#MeToo, africa, All India Progressive Women's Association, India, Middle East, rape, sexual crimes, sexual violence, Thomson Reuters Foundation, Violence against women
Ebay billionaire keeps #MeToo moving by donating millions
A website that makes reporting sexual assault easier is one of six organisations gifted $7.5 million by an Ebay billionaire in order to ramp up their effectiveness.
Date04.04.2018 | 9:23