LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Maria Soria, 52, a hospitality worker living in west London, sought advice from a community energy group to save money on her utility bills, after struggling to keep up with payments in her new home during the coronavirus pandemic.
LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - A British reality TV star who became a victim of revenge porn urged the government on Thursday to introduce a law making it a crime to threaten to share intimate images or videos.
LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Nigerian pop star Yemi Alade called on Wednesday for coronavirus recovery plans to focus more on women, particularly in her home country, saying she planned to use a new role as a United Nations goodwill ambassador to help vulnerable people.
LONDON, Sept 23 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Misogyny
should be made a hate crime in England and Wales, the
independent body that recommends legal change said on Wednesday,
as it launched a consultation on updating hate crime laws.
LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - A London bus garage is set to become a "virtual power station" in the world's largest trial of a new technology to help Britain meet its 2050 net-zero climate change target.
(Thomson Reuters Foundation) - LGBT+ rights have become a flashpoint in Poland, pitching the conservative government against gay, bisexual and transgender activists.
LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Footballer Marcus Rashford, whose campaigning pushed the government to change policy on free school meals, has won further recognition for his poverty-fighting efforts - starring on the cover of a British Vogue edition celebrating Black leaders.
LONDON A British prison has launched a meal delivery service staffed by inmates as part of a charity initiative that aims to cut reoffending rates by giving prisoners a better chance of finding jobs after their release.
LONDON, July 29 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Super-rich
individuals who pledged to give away most of their money to good
causes are instead sitting on rising wealth, with many also
"warehousing" donations in dedicated family foundations or
funds, a new study has found.
LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Global gains in tackling human trafficking in recent years must not be undone by the coronavirus pandemic, several experts said on Thursday to mark World Day Against Trafficking in Persons.