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‘I want to study’: Lebanon crisis cancels school for many

Eleven-year-old Mohammad is among tens of thousands of children in Lebanon who have been left for months without schooling due to coronavirus restrictions &#821…

PEOPLE

2021/08/17

Mexican villagers take anti-narco fight into own hands

Mexican children toting replica rifles march alongside armed members of a self-defense force who say they have been left to defend their village against drug tr…

PEOPLE

2021/06/24

Pandemic forcing girls in south-east Asia and Pacific out of school and into marriage – study

Female children are seen as an economic burden, and tough times are setting back progress by a generation, gender equality charity says Plan International said …

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2021/06/15

The bookseller of Kinshasa: A lone fight to help DR Congo’s bookworms

In the aircraft hold, Alpha Ramazani has stowed a precious cargo. In Europe, its contents may seem banal. But in the chaotic, rundown capital of the Democratic …

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2021/05/06

Spice of life: how turmeric became the ‘new gold’ for Sri Lanka villagers

In Sri Lankan cuisine, a pinch of turmeric brings the gold colour to sodhi, the mildly spiced coconut soup eaten with the island’s carbohydrate-rich foods. Turm…

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2021/02/16

Hollywood artist tutors Arabic-speaking kids during pandemic

It was during a phone conversation with her sister back in Qatar that the idea clicked for Hollywood animation artist Reem Ali Adeeb. Like other regions across …

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2020/11/20

Bolivian teacher on a bike brings school to pupils

Armed only with his bicycle and a whiteboard, Bolivian teacher Wilfredo Negrete treks across rugged country terrain three times a week to give classes to childr…

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2020/08/31

This 10-Year-Old Made 1,500 Art Kits for Kids in Shelters and Foster Care During the Pandemic

She found the perfect way to cheer up other kids stuck at home. This 10-Year-Old Made 1,500 Art Kits for Kids in Shelters and Foster Care During the Pande (Your…

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2020/08/07

12-year-old bookworm launches favela library in Brazil

Lua has a hungry look on her face as she holds her new book on Nelson Mandela, one of thousands the precocious 12-year-old has amassed for her new library in a …

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2020/07/21