Stories about Good News from August, 2021
A feminist grassroots network in Bangladesh has started an innovative campaign on Facebook to protest the media trial, moral policing and sexist language in covering women celebrities.
"In response to Chief Minister Andrew Barr’s kind words, I’d like to say 'You’re welcome' ;p. Though please don’t tell him that I’m not actually at home right now!"
After 117 hours lying down — with bathroom breaks — the victor came away with a new understanding of how hard it is to lie down.
Bhutan has even been able to help other countries, sending 230,000 doses of the AstraZeneca vaccine to Nepal.
"Did you know that our first and only Olympic gold medals have been won by two women?"
A youth library in Kherson shows the way to thriving in uncertain times as an educational and literary hub for the local community and wider region.
"Kekalove Adaptive Fashion," is a social business founded in 2019 by a group of young people designing clothes specifically for people with disabilities.