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Home sweet home? Not for 200,000+ stateless in U.S.

23 Jan 2020

NEW YORK, Jan 23 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - More than 200,000 people in the United States may be stateless, isolated and unable to travel, bank, see a doctor or get a job, according to groundbreaking research released on Thursday.

'Alarm' over climate change rising among Americans, survey shows

16 Jan 2020

NEW YORK (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - The share of Americans "alarmed" over climate change has hit a new high, research showed on Thursday, spurred in part by growing media coverage and by Democratic presidential contenders paying attention to the issue.

Saudi Arabia leads in women's legal gains at work, World Bank says

14 Jan 2020

NEW YORK (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Women's rights at work have improved globally since 2017, the World Bank said on Tuesday, with 40 countries introducing rules such as longer paid maternity leave and protection from violence on the job.

Philanthropist fund backs women to run in U.S. elections

14 Jan 2020

NEW YORK (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - A new philanthropic fund to support more women running for elected office in the United States was launched on Tuesday, organizers said, amid intense public debate over politics ahead of the November presidential election.

UPDATE 1-Philanthropist fund backs women to run in U.S. elections

14 Jan 2020

NEW YORK, Jan 14 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - A new philanthropic fund to support more women running for elected office in the United States was launched on Tuesday, organizers said, amid intense public debate over politics ahead of the November presidential election.

Philanthropist fund backs women to run in U.S. elections

14 Jan 2020

NEW YORK, Jan 14 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - A new philanthropic fund to support more women running for elected office in the United States was launched on Tuesday, organizers said, amid intense public debate over politics ahead of the November presidential election.

Infamous New York island jail could have new, green life

20 Dec 2019

NEW YORK (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - New York City has an opportunity practically unheard of in modern times - a chance to decide what to do with an island bigger than London's Hyde Park.

FEATURE-Infamous New York island jail could have new, green life

20 Dec 2019

NEW YORK, Dec 20 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - New York City has an opportunity practically unheard of in modern times - a chance to decide what to do with an island bigger than London's Hyde Park.

Tech, climate change creating new inequalities, U.N. says

09 Dec 2019

UNITED NATIONS (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - A new generation of global inequalities fueled by climate change and technology could trigger violence and political instability if left unchecked, the United Nations warned on Monday.

Tech, climate change creating new inequalities, U.N. says

09 Dec 2019

UNITED NATIONS, Dec 9 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - A new generation of global inequalities fueled by climate change and technology could trigger violence and political instability if left unchecked, the United Nations warned on Monday.

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