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  • Article: Malaysia Will Remove Sexist Page From School Textbook in Win for Girls' Rights
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    Malaysia Will Remove Sexist Page From School Textbook in Win for Girls' Rights

    By Sophie Maes|Jan. 18, 2019

    Sexual education is key to advancing gender equality. Read more

  • Article: Saudi Women No Longer Need a Man's Permission to Decide How They'll Give Birth
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    Saudi Women No Longer Need a Man's Permission to Decide How They'll Give Birth

    By Leah Rodriguez|Jan. 18, 2019

    The country’s health ministry announced they don't need signed consent for childbirth procedures. Read more

  • Article: 5 Inspiring Young Women Fighting for Education in the Spirit of MLK
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    5 Inspiring Young Women Fighting for Education in the Spirit of MLK

    By Leah Rodriguez|Jan. 18, 2019

    They’re dedicated to ensuring all children can go to school. Read more

  • Article: 3-Year-Old Girl in London Allegedly Subjected to FGM by 'Witch'
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    3-Year-Old Girl in London Allegedly Subjected to FGM by 'Witch'

    Jan. 17, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    A court heard that her parents held her down as it happened. Read more

  • Article: 9 Times Completely Fearless Women Took on the Law and Won
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    9 Times Completely Fearless Women Took on the Law and Won

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 17, 2019

    Because we can all make change happen. Read more

  • Article: Gillette's Newest Ad Is a Razor-Sharp Takedown of Toxic Masculinity
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    Gillette's Newest Ad Is a Razor-Sharp Takedown of Toxic Masculinity

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Jan. 17, 2019|P&G

    The ad challenges gender stereotypes and reassesses what it means to be a man. Read more

  • Article: One-Third of UN Workers Have Been Sexually Harassed, Report Says
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    One-Third of UN Workers Have Been Sexually Harassed, Report Says

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Sophie Maes|Jan. 17, 2019

    "We still have a long way to go." Read more

  • Article: Nobel-Winning Yazidi Survivor Demands Justice for Women Raped in Vietnam War
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    Nobel-Winning Yazidi Survivor Demands Justice for Women Raped in Vietnam War

    Jan. 17, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The rape of women in past and present conflicts has increasingly come into the spotlight. Read more