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?”