Uganda: Sex Traded for Gold

Gold rush. Scovia sieves gold from the muddy water as her three-year-old son looks on at Nakabati Valley in Moroto District last week. PHOTOS BY TOBBIAS JOLLY OWINY ¬† In Summary Business. Women travel from as far as Kampala, Masaka, Mbale, among other areas to Nakabati valley in Moroto District to take advantage of theContinue reading “Uganda: Sex Traded for Gold”

Are Children Better Off Today Than 25 Years Ago?

Yes and No, New Report Says   Kurdish refugee children from the Syrian town of Kobani in a makeshift classroom at a refugee camp in the border town of Suruc on November 18, 2014. OSMAN ORSAL/REUTERS By: Lucy Westcott/Newsweek Twenty-five years since the United Nations ratified its Convention on the Rights of the Child,¬†have theContinue reading “Are Children Better Off Today Than 25 Years Ago?”