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Shanshan Chen

Young Taiwanese reconnect with indigenous roots to heal trauma

08 Aug 2019

HUALIEN, Taiwan (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - The Truku elders of Taiwan still dream about their mountain home four decades after bulldozers tore it down - a classic symptom of trauma as community members struggle to accept their loss.

Abused as 'dirty', same-sex newlyweds in Taiwan fear backlash

25 Jun 2019

ZHONGLI, Taiwan (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Although Jovi Wu and Mindy Chiu made history last month as one of the first lesbian couples in Asia to marry legally, they are fearful that conservatives may reverse Taiwan's landmark law.

Lebanon students get classes in surviving war and disasters

09 May 2019

TRIPOLI, Lebanon (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - For students at Takmiliyat Al Kobba 2nd School in Tripoli in northern Lebanon, getting an education used to mean risking their lives in a hail of bullets.

After saying #MeToo, Chinese women fight censorship to push for change

09 Aug 2018

KUALA LUMPUR (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Battling censorship and stereotypes, Chinese women are organizing online to harness the momentum of the country's nascent #MeToo movement in a push for authorities and businesses to end sexual misconduct.

FEATURE-After saying #MeToo, Chinese women fight censorship to push for change

09 Aug 2018

KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 9 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Battling censorship and stereotypes, Chinese women are organising online to harness the momentum of the country's nascent #MeToo movement in a push for authorities and businesses to end sexual misconduct.

Lost lives: the battle of China's invisible children to recover missed years

14 Dec 2016

HONG KONG/BEIJING (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Living in Beijing for 23 years, Li Xue has never attended school, not even for a day.

Corrected - "We were like guerrilla filmmakers": U.S. filmmaker on Syria

24 Sep 2014

LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - (Corrects paragraph 14 to 'no women on the Aleppo local council' from 'no women on local councils in Syria')

'We were like guerrilla filmmakers': U.S. filmmaker on Syria

24 Sep 2014

Inspired by a Syrian-Palestinian activist she met in Washington D.C. at the start of the Syrian uprising, U.S. filmmaker Andrea Kalin dropped her other projects and devoted herself to capturing the Syrian conflict - and people - on film.

'We were like guerrilla filmmakers' - U.S. filmmaker on Syria

24 Sep 2014

LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Inspired by a Syrian-Palestinian activist she met in Washington D.C. at the start of the Syrian uprising, U.S. filmmaker Andrea Kalin dropped her other projects and devoted herself to capturing the Syrian conflict - and people - on film.

"We were like guerrilla filmmakers" - U.S. film maker on Syria

23 Sep 2014

LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Inspired by a Syrian-Palestinian activist she met in Washington D.C. at the start of the Syrian uprising, U.S. filmmaker Andrea Kalin dropped her other projects and devoted herself to capturing the Syrian conflict - and people - on film.

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