Wednesday, June 26, 2019
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Farhia Mohamed Farah, a 20-year-old Somali refugee now living in Kenya

Lost Lives, Lost Billions: The Cost of Child Marriage in Africa

By Nita Bhalla NAIROBI (Thomson Reuters Foundation)  Child marriage is costing African countries at least $60 billion in lost lifetime earnings, more than what the world...
Child jockeys wait in line for a check up before a horse race at the Mongolian traditional Naadam festival, on the outskirts of Ulaanbaatar

Rights Groups Urge Better Treatment for Mongolia Child Jockeys

By Munkhchimeg Davaasharav ULAANBAATAR (Reuters) At the opening of Mongolia's traditional Naadam festival, red-cheeked child jockeys in brightly coloured outfits and helmets raced over the...