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Elephants face 'time bomb' in Bangladesh land clash with Rohingya refugees

07 Feb 2019

COX'S BAZAR, Bangladesh (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Standing atop an elephant watch-tower on the outskirts of the sprawling Rohingya refugee settlement in southeast Bangladesh, Nur Islam takes great pride in keeping his people safe.

From sports to work, Rohingya women face new roles in world's largest refugee camp

06 Feb 2019

COX'S BAZAR, Bangladesh (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - On a blue mat in their mud and bamboo home in the middle of the world's largest refugee settlement, Mohammad Selim is pacing his 9-year-old daughter Nasima Akter on her taekwondo drill.

Aid workers race to batten down Rohingya refugee camp with no sign of crisis ending

04 Feb 2019

COX'S BAZAR, Bangladesh (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - In hotels and restaurants near the beach at Cox's Bazar in southeast Bangladesh, international and local aid workers sent to help the Rohingya in the world's largest refugee settlement talk nervously of the major challenge ahead - the weather.

Michelle Obama confident progress can't be stopped, urges girls to aim high

03 Dec 2018

LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Former U.S. first lady Michelle Obama expressed confidence on Monday that the social progress made by having the first black couple in the White House could not be overturned.

Exclusive: Safety and time are women's biggest concerns about transport - global poll

15 Nov 2018

LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Safety is the biggest concern for women using public and private transport in five of the world's biggest commuter cities, according to a global poll released on Thursday as improving city access for women becomes a major focus globally.

EXCLUSIVE-Safety and time are women's biggest concerns about transport - global poll

15 Nov 2018

LONDON, Nov 15 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Safety is the biggest concern for women using public and private transport in five of the world's biggest commuter cities, according to a global poll released on Thursday as improving city access for women becomes a major focus globally.

Racing driver di Grassi sees electric cars as key to cutting air pollution

08 Nov 2018

LISBON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - When Brazilian racing driver Lucas di Grassi decided to turn his back on Formula 1 for electric cars everyone laughed at him.

Bullied online? Speak out, says Britain's Princess Beatrice

07 Nov 2018

LISBON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Bullied herself online, Britain's Princess Beatrice is determined to ensure other girls are equipped to deal with internet abuse and get the best from the digital world.

Women in tech call on global summit for greater roles as #MeToo hits

06 Nov 2018

LISBON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Women leaders in technology called at one of the sector's largest global conferences for more to be done to drive equality in the male-dominated industry now hit by the #MeToo debate.

Women in tech call on global summit for greater roles as #MeToo hits

06 Nov 2018

LISBON, Nov 6 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Women leaders in technology called at one of the sector's largest global conferences for more to be done to drive equality in the male-dominated industry now hit by the #MeToo debate.

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