#Education

  • Article: Afghanistan Reveals New Plan to Stop Staggering Child Marriage Problem
    Girls & Women

    Afghanistan Reveals New Plan to Stop Staggering Child Marriage Problem

    By Meghan Werft| April 21, 2017 |CHIME FOR CHANGE

    One in three Afghan girls are married before age 18. Read more

  • Article: UN: Nearly 1 Billion Kids Will Be Jobless If Education Aid Stays Flat
    Education

    UN: Nearly 1 Billion Kids Will Be Jobless If Education Aid Stays Flat

    By Meghan Werft| April 20, 2017

    Many are girls and children in conflict zones. Read more

  • Article: This Latina Scholar Has Been Accepted to 11 Medical Schools
    Education

    This Latina Scholar Has Been Accepted to 11 Medical Schools

    By James O'Hare| April 13, 2017

    It just goes to prove that all people need is an opportunity to succeed. Read more

  • Article: UK to Equip 6,000 Underprivileged With Digital Skills, For Free
    Finance & Innovation

    UK to Equip 6,000 Underprivileged With Digital Skills, For Free

    April 12, 2017 |HP

    HP is giving access to digital learning for disadvantaged adults and children in the UK. Read more

  • Article: New York Will Be the First State to Offer Tuition-Free Public Universities
    Education

    New York Will Be the First State to Offer Tuition-Free Public Universities

    By James O'Hare| April 10, 2017

    Bernie Sanders approves. Read more

  • Article: Principal Fired After Forcing 70 Girls to Strip, Proving They’re Not Menstruating
    Girls & Women

    Principal Fired After Forcing 70 Girls to Strip, Proving They’re Not Menstruating

    By Meghan Werft| April 5, 2017 |CHIME FOR CHANGE

    "Some of the girls began breaking down and crying, while others began protesting." Read more

  • Article: Daniel Craig Is Eliminating Real Life Bombs to Rid World of Landmines
    Citizenship

    Daniel Craig Is Eliminating Real Life Bombs to Rid World of Landmines

    By Sarah Hazlehurst| April 5, 2017

    You have been given the license to kill; I’m now giving you a license to save. Read more

  • Article: These 7 Sexist Laws Prevent Women From ‘Dangerous’ Jobs
    Girls & Women

    These 7 Sexist Laws Prevent Women From ‘Dangerous’ Jobs

    By Meghan Werft| April 3, 2017 |CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Archaic sexist laws still exist from France to Pakistan. Read more