A unique ocean-cleaning technology developed by two Australian surfers has caught the attention of investors around the world. The Seabin won’t swallow Asia’s plastic pollution problem – but it’s a start.
Fighting the stigma faced by sexual violence survivors is a crucial step in forcing the change referenced by Tamblyn. The "#MeToo" hashtag shows that more and more people are ready to share their stories and change the dialogue surrounding sexual violence. But what does #MeToo: stories of sexual abuse, harassment have to do with you?
If you thought rats didn't serve a useful purpose think again. African giant pouched rats, nicknamed HeroRATs, are helping to find landmines and detecting tuberculosis as part of an integrated approach. When deployed alongside standard methods, they speed up the process, getting people’s lives back on track as fast as possible.
A man named Mohamad Hafez created miniature, three-dimensional models protruding from suitcases as a way to help tell stories of refugees and the struggles so many of them have had to grapple with in recent years.
This is the story behind the heartbreaking image shared on social media almost one year ago of an aid worker photographed giving water to a severely emaciated child. A real-life story that Inspired and captivated the world in 2016.