What you missed this week

You’ve heard of drones used by the military, maybe even by Dominos for delivering pizza, but have you heard of drones being used to save lives in crises? We’re guessing not. So check this out – Celina Agaton, a Google-USAID fellow for the International Conference on Crisis Mapping, has been creating a network of drone volunteers in… Read more

What you missed

March 15th 2014 marks the third year of the Syrian conflict. The streets of Syria have been battlefields for three long years. Cities flattened. Schools crumbled. Millions of lives ripped apart. Relentless bloodshed has turned a middle-income country into the most dangerous place for children in the world. This week, people from across… Read more

What you missed this week

“Men and boys, we show our manhood through the way we treat our women. Our wives, our sisters, our mothers.” — Archbishop Desmond Tutu Marking the International Women’s Day, our friends at UN Women launched the ‘HeForShe’ campaign this week. Men all over the world are being encouraged to speak out against the inequalities… Read more

What you missed this week

We are always on the lookout for interesting content that often gets overlooked.  We search the web for stories from under-reported regions and articles that will make you think of children’s rights and development issues in a way you haven’t before. Here are our top picks for this week – It doesn’t make headlines, but every… Read more