#gender equality

  • Article: Gender Equality Index Highlights Big Data Gaps Ahead of 2030 Deadline
    Girls & Women

    Gender Equality Index Highlights Big Data Gaps Ahead of 2030 Deadline

    Sept. 19, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Experts believe governments do not prioritise data collection on issues affecting girls and women. Read more

  • Article: This Is What It Looks Like When Women Are Given a Voice in Film
    Girls & Women

    This Is What It Looks Like When Women Are Given a Voice in Film

    By Jackie Marchildon|Sept. 17, 2018

    Women can make great films — who knew?! Read more

  • Article: Two Sisters, 10 and 11, Die After Undergoing FGM in Somalia
    Girls & Women

    Two Sisters, 10 and 11, Die After Undergoing FGM in Somalia

    By Sophie Maes|Sept. 14, 2018

    About 98% of Somali women between the ages of 15 and 49 have undergone the procedure. Read more

  • Article: Female Journalists Face Rape Threats and 'Relentless' Abuse, Survey Finds
    Girls & Women

    Female Journalists Face Rape Threats and 'Relentless' Abuse, Survey Finds

    Sept. 14, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    More than half of women in media have suffered work-related abuse, threats or physical attacks. Read more

  • Article: Julia Gillard Boldly Calls Out Sexism in Australian Politics With Impassioned Speech
    Girls & Women

    Julia Gillard Boldly Calls Out Sexism in Australian Politics With Impassioned Speech

    By Madeleine Keck|Sept. 7, 2018

    Gillard delivers a powerful speech against misogyny. Read more

  • Article: Amazing 9-Year-Old Kenyan Artist Draws Women to Show Their Global Struggle
    Girls & Women

    Amazing 9-Year-Old Kenyan Artist Draws Women to Show Their Global Struggle

    By Sophie Maes|Sept. 5, 2018

    “Women are the most important women important people in our families.” Read more

  • Article: How These Australian Activists Are Tackling Gender Inequality Around the World
    ImpactGirls & Women

    How These Australian Activists Are Tackling Gender Inequality Around the World

    By Madeleine Keck|Sept. 5, 2018

    "Lifting girls and women out of extreme poverty is critical." Read more

  • Article: Victorians Are Being Asked to Take Action on Australia's First Gender Equality Bill
    Girls & Women

    Victorians Are Being Asked to Take Action on Australia's First Gender Equality Bill

    By Madeleine Keck|Aug. 31, 2018

    The Victorian government has delivered a bill aimed at enhancing gender equality within the state. Read more