As part of our efforts to make the plight of widows more visible, The Loomba Foundation keeps an eye on relevant news stories around the world and offers this resource for researchers and campaigners.
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Foundation empowers 200 widows

10 July 2019
Feyisayo Popoola. Felix King Foundation says it has empowered over 200 widows under its Market Moni programme. A statement issued by the ...

Widows, Shuhada Families taxed

10 July 2019
Government has introduced savings schemes with higher profits for the welfare of widows, Shuhada Families, senior citizens, and pensioners but also ...

Rose of Sharon celebrates widows

8 July 2019
Christy Anyanwu. Each year, the Rose of Sharon Foundation celebrates the International Widows' Day to address the injustices and poverty that ...