Ex-Japanese Olympian educating refugees in Greece

Oct 14, 2016

Ex-Japanese Olympian educating refugees in Greece

Naoko Imoto, a former Japanese Olympic swimmer, felt blessed in many ways compared with athletes from many other countries. While she could practice in a supportive environment in terms of food and facilities, athletes from many other countries had no such opportunities. The realization ...

690 million children at risk from climate change: UNICEF

Nov 24, 2015

690 million children at risk from climate change: UNICEF

Nearly 690 million of the world’s 2.3 billion children live in areas most exposed to climate change, facing higher rates of death, poverty and disease from global warming, the U.N. children’s agency said Tuesday. Almost 530 million children live in countries hardest-hit by high ...