Most Recent Content from: Girls & Women

  • Article: What It’s Like to Be a Queer Woman Running for Office
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    What It’s Like to Be a Queer Woman Running for Office

    By Colleen Curry| June 23, 2017 |CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Representation matters. Read more

  • Article: Girl Scouts Add a New Leadership Goal — Cybersecurity
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    Girl Scouts Add a New Leadership Goal — Cybersecurity

    By Joe McCarthy| June 22, 2017 |CHIME FOR CHANGE

    In 2016, 11% of cybersecurity experts were women. Read more

  • Article: Kenya Will Give Free Menstrual Pads to Girls
    Girls & Women

    Kenya Will Give Free Menstrual Pads to Girls

    By Meghan Werft| June 22, 2017 |CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Menstrual health is on the government now. Read more

  • Article: The Solution To Lasting Peace in Colombia: Female Peace Negotiators, Campaign Says
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    The Solution To Lasting Peace in Colombia: Female Peace Negotiators, Campaign Says

    June 22, 2017 |Thomson Reuters Foundation

    About 20,000 Colombians, most of them women and girls, have been victims of rape and sexual violence Read more

  • Article: Australian Senate Votes to Keep Tax on Tampons
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    Australian Senate Votes to Keep Tax on Tampons

    By Marnie Cunningham| June 21, 2017 |CHIME FOR CHANGE

    It’s bloody time periods stopped being deemed a luxury Read more

  • Article: This Hotline Is Tackling Violence Against Girls in Drought-Hit Kenya
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    This Hotline Is Tackling Violence Against Girls in Drought-Hit Kenya

    June 21, 2017 |Thomson Reuters Foundation and CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Drought violence against women in Kenya's northern pastoralist communities - but that is changing. Read more

  • Article: New York Has Finally Outlawed Child Marriage
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    New York Has Finally Outlawed Child Marriage

    By Cassie Carothers| June 20, 2017 |CHIME FOR CHANGE

    "Child marriage is a dirty secret in the US." Read more

  • Article: The Infuriating Reason Men Say They Catcall Women on the Street
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    The Infuriating Reason Men Say They Catcall Women on the Street

    By Phineas Rueckert| June 20, 2017 |CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Ugh. Read more