Most Recent Content from: Girls & Women

  • Article: Michelle Williams Delivers Empowering Golden Globes Speech About Women's Rights

    Michelle Williams Delivers Empowering Golden Globes Speech About Women's Rights

    By Catherine Caruso|Jan. 6, 2020

    Access to reproductive health services is a proven way of reducing poverty. Read more

  • Article: How Safe Spaces Are Helping to Prevent Child Marriage in Sierra Leone

    How Safe Spaces Are Helping to Prevent Child Marriage in Sierra Leone

    By Jacky Habib|Dec. 20, 2019

    In Sierra Leone, nearly 40% of girls are married before age 18. Read more

  • Article: These Are the Women Lighting Up Clinics in Sierra Leone With Solar Power

    These Are the Women Lighting Up Clinics in Sierra Leone With Solar Power

    By Jacky Habib|Dec. 20, 2019

    In Sierra Leone, women sometimes give birth without electricity. Read more

  • Article: How Investigating Deaths Could Help Put an End to High Maternal Mortality in Sierra Leone

    How Investigating Deaths Could Help Put an End to High Maternal Mortality in Sierra Leone

    By Jacky Habib|Dec. 20, 2019

    Health workers in Sierra Leone spoke to Global Citizen about the country's high maternal mortality. Read more

  • Article: WWE Superstar Charlotte Flair Wants Women to Work Together to Create Change

    WWE Superstar Charlotte Flair Wants Women to Work Together to Create Change

    By Catherine Caruso|WWE|Dec. 20, 2019

    “Working together creates change faster.” Read more

  • Article: The UK Just Dropped 6 Spots in World Gender Equality Rankings

    The UK Just Dropped 6 Spots in World Gender Equality Rankings

    By Helen Lock|Dec. 19, 2019

    It will take 99 years to close the global gender gap at the current rate, the analysis found. Read more

  • Article: 8 Women’s Rights Victories the World Celebrated in 2019

    8 Women’s Rights Victories the World Celebrated in 2019

    By Leah Rodriguez|Dec. 18, 2019

    From NASA’s first all-female spacewalk to new policies that ban practices like FGM. Read more

  • Article: Recent Study Links Climate Change to Shorter Pregnancies

    Recent Study Links Climate Change to Shorter Pregnancies

    By Erica SanchezLeah Rodriguez  and  Pia Gralki|Dec. 17, 2019

    As the Earth gets hotter, more babies are being born prematurely. Read more