#Gender Equality

  • Article: New Jersey Is the Second State in the US to End Child Marriage
    Girls & Women

    New Jersey Is the Second State in the US to End Child Marriage

    By Daniele Selby|June 22, 2018

    The Garden State officially banned the human rights violation. Read more

  • Article: Iran Letting Women Watch World Cup May Not Have Been as Historic as We Thought
    Girls & Women

    Iran Letting Women Watch World Cup May Not Have Been as Historic as We Thought

    June 22, 2018|Voice of America

    "This is not a victory," one women's rights activist said. Read more

  • Article: The Cast of 'Handmaid's Tale' Reads Heartbreaking, True Stories of Sexual Violence
    Girls & Women

    The Cast of 'Handmaid's Tale' Reads Heartbreaking, True Stories of Sexual Violence

    June 21, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    This is not fiction. Read more

  • Article: Iranian Women Finally Allowed to Watch Soccer in National Stadium
    Girls & Women

    Iranian Women Finally Allowed to Watch Soccer in National Stadium

    June 21, 2018

    A ban traditionally forbids women from watching male sporting events. Read more

  • Article: How You Can Earn Free Tickets to See 6 Badass Female Musicians in London
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    How You Can Earn Free Tickets to See 6 Badass Female Musicians in London

    By Imogen Calderwood|June 20, 2018

    All you have to do is take action for women and girls. Read more

  • Article: Upskirting Will Still Become a Crime Despite Attempt to Block It, Says UK Government
    Girls & Women

    Upskirting Will Still Become a Crime Despite Attempt to Block It, Says UK Government

    By Imogen Calderwood|June 19, 2018

    The backbencher who blocked the bill on Friday had knicker bunting draped on his office door. Read more

  • Article: In Kenya, Desperate Children Have Sex With Tourists for $1
    Girls & Women

    In Kenya, Desperate Children Have Sex With Tourists for $1

    June 15, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "Most girls in my village do it. I can get 100 ($1) to 500 shillings." Read more

  • Article: Nigeria Must Do More to Protect Girls Against FGM, Activists Say
    Girls & Women

    Nigeria Must Do More to Protect Girls Against FGM, Activists Say

    June 15, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Nigeria accounts for a tenth of the estimated 200 million girls and women globally affected by FGM. Read more