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  1. Article: Somali Women Are Demanding 30% of Parliament Seats in 2021 Election

    Somali Women Are Demanding 30% of Parliament Seats in 2021 Election

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Oct. 28, 2020

    Women currently hold 24% of the 329 seats in Somalia's houses of parliament. Read more

  2. Article: Why Cannabis Policy Could Be a 'Gateway' Issue to Broader Civic Engagement

    Why Cannabis Policy Could Be a 'Gateway' Issue to Broader Civic Engagement

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 28, 2020

    Cannabis ballot measures get out the vote and show people their vote can make a difference. Read more

  3. Article: Women in Beirut at Increased Risk of Violence and Unable to Access Care After Port Explosion: Study

    Women in Beirut at Increased Risk of Violence and Unable to Access Care After Port Explosion: Study

    By Sarah El Gharib|Oct. 28, 2020

    A new study from five organizations, including UN Women, shows the blast made women more vulnerable. Read more

  4. Article: From Zozibini Tunzi to Shudufhadzo Musida: How the Miss South Africa Pageant Is Redefining Beauty

    From Zozibini Tunzi to Shudufhadzo Musida: How the Miss South Africa Pageant Is Redefining Beauty

    By Khanyi Mlaba|Oct. 28, 2020

    The pageant is becoming more inclusive of South Africa’s diverse women. Read more

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