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Sally Hayden

A precarious haven: Africa's LGBT+ refugees teeter on the brink in Kenya

31 Oct 2018

NAIROBI/KAKUMA REFUGEE CAMP, Kenya (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - It wasn't long after Joe's father was shot dead for being gay that the 24-year-old Ugandan college student realized the men from his church would be coming for him next.

Low-tech tools provide powerful tool to fight land corruption - experts

23 Oct 2018

COPENHAGEN (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Technological solutions to preventing land corruption require resources, but they do not have to be expensive, land rights experts said on Tuesday.

Low-tech tools provide powerful tool to fight land corruption - experts

23 Oct 2018

COPENHAGEN, Oct 23 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - T echnological solutions to preventing land corruption require resources, but they do not have to be expensive, land rights experts said on Tuesday.

As high seas threaten Liberian slum, residents await promised homes

30 Jul 2018

MONROVIA (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - On a windy day in Liberia's waterfront slum of West Point, Gbeneweieh Quoh surveys what remains of her home, fearful that it may crumble into the ocean.

FEATURE-As high seas threaten Liberian slum, residents await promised homes

30 Jul 2018

MONROVIA, July 30 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - On a windy day in Liberia's waterfront slum of West Point, Gbeneweieh Quoh surveys what remains of her home, fearful that it may crumble into the ocean.

Returning LRA hostages face new ordeal over land conflicts in rural Uganda

03 May 2018

GULU, Uganda (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - When Julius Peter was finally freed after seven years held hostage by Uganda's notorious Lord’s Resistance Army, he and his family hoped their lives would finally return to normal.

Schools act as havens for girls fleeing FGM, marriage in Uganda

06 Feb 2018

AMUDAT, Uganda (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Gertrude had barely hit puberty when her father agreed to marry her to an older man in exchange for 30 cows so she did something unusual in her Ugandan tribe - she ran away to school. 

Left with "chocolate water", Madagascar's parched south grows hungrier

05 Jan 2018

ANKILIBEVAHAVOLA, Madagascar (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Every morning, residents of this village in southern Madagascar’s Amboasary Sud district set off on an eight-hour round-trip journey to collect water from the nearest river.

FEATURE-Left with "chocolate water", Madagascar's parched south grows hungrier

05 Jan 2018

ANKILIBEVAHAVOLA, Madagascar, Jan 5 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Every morning, residents of this village in southern Madagascar’s Amboasary Sud district set off on an eight-hour round-trip journey to collect water from the nearest river.

Politics of Death: The map maker who finds the bodies in Ethiopia's land battle

29 Jun 2017

LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - It was late 2015 when Endalk Chala began documenting deaths in his home country of Ethiopia, scouring Facebook, Twitter, and blogs to piece together who had died and where.

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