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  • Article: This App Is Helping Women Feel Safer – Even in Bangladesh's Crazy Traffic
    Girls & Women

    This App Is Helping Women Feel Safer – Even in Bangladesh's Crazy Traffic

    April 9, 2018|News Deeply

    Traffic in Dhaka, Bangladesh, moves at an average of 4.2 miles per hour. Read more

  • Article: 88% of Countries Restrict Women’s Economic Opportunity, the World Bank Says
    Girls & Women

    88% of Countries Restrict Women’s Economic Opportunity, the World Bank Says

    April 4, 2018|News Deeply

    104 countries prevent women from doing the same work as men. Read more

  • Article: As Oceans Heat Up, Sea Creatures Are Crossing New Boundaries
    Environment

    As Oceans Heat Up, Sea Creatures Are Crossing New Boundaries

    April 3, 2018|News Deeply

    Climate change and warming waters are causing certain species' territories to shift. Read more

  • Article: In Uganda, Unmarried Women Are Fighting to Keep Their Homes
    Girls & Women

    In Uganda, Unmarried Women Are Fighting to Keep Their Homes

    March 27, 2018|News Deeply

    Women's rights to land are often undermined by patriarchal customs. Read more

  • Article: The World Won't Have Gender Equality, Until It Fixes Water Inequality
    Water & Sanitation

    The World Won't Have Gender Equality, Until It Fixes Water Inequality

    March 26, 2018|News Deeply

    In many families, the burden of collecting water falls to women and girls. Read more

  • Article: Indonesia Measles Cases Prove Malnutrition Isn't Just a Problem in Poor Countries
    Food & Hunger

    Indonesia Measles Cases Prove Malnutrition Isn't Just a Problem in Poor Countries

    March 23, 2018|News Deeply

    Donors ignore malnutrition in middle-income countries, a new report finds. Read more

  • Article: Teen Mothers Are Struggling to Feed Their Babies in Cambodia
    Food & Hunger

    Teen Mothers Are Struggling to Feed Their Babies in Cambodia

    March 16, 2018|News Deeply

    The government provides little assistance for the young families. Read more

  • Article: Hawaii Is Close to Banning Ocean-Polluting Takeout Containers
    Environment

    Hawaii Is Close to Banning Ocean-Polluting Takeout Containers

    March 8, 2018|News Deeply

    They would be the first state in the US to ban the foam containers. Read more