Sri Lankan Entrepreneur Develops ‘Lady Seat’ Option to Help Women Travel Safely

Region: Sri Lanka

Topics: Entrepreneurship

In Sri Lanka, women often don’t ride overnight or long-distance buses alone because of the threat of sexual assault. To help address this fear, one local man came up with the option to book a “lady seat” for long-distance travel – at no extra cost.

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Stone Carving on Scenic Overlook in Zimbabwe

Region: Zimbabwe

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Water Scarcity Creates Hardship for DRC Community, But Some Find Opportunity Instead

Region: Democratic Republic of Congo

Topics: BusinessWater

In Madula, a fast-growing community near the DRC city of Kisangani, water scarcity is a major problem. But some local people have managed to turn it into a job opportunity.

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Protestors Demand Justice for Chiapas Massacre

Region: Mexico

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‘Let Us Bury Our Dead’: Why People in DRC Resist Ebola Response Efforts

Region: Democratic Republic of Congo

Topics: DiseaseHealth

Despite success in treating Ebola, response teams sent to Democratic Republic of Congo are met with mistrust from local people. The fierce resistance to their methods has sometimes been violent – but why is it happening in the first place?

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Parents Torn Between Bribing Teachers or Reporting Them in Ugandan Schools

Region: Uganda

Topics: Education

In Uganda, high levels of corruption extend even to schools, where parents often give teachers gifts to help their children get ahead. Teachers can receive warnings and even be fired for accepting, but it hasn’t deterred some parents from gift-giving – or even some teachers from demanding it.

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Water Scarcity Creates Hardship for DRC Community, But Some Find Opportunity Instead

Region: Democratic Republic of Congo

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In Madula, a fast-growing community near the DRC city of Kisangani, water scarcity is a major problem. But some local people have managed to turn it into a job opportunity.

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Selling Vegetables by DRC River

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Learning Self-Defense in Zimbabwe

Region: Zimbabwe

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Zimbabwean Children Enjoy Equine Therapy

Region: Zimbabwe

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