#Gender Equality

  • Article: 13-Year-Old Kenyan Girl Beaten to Death for Refusing to Marry 60-Year-Old Man
    Girls & Women

    13-Year-Old Kenyan Girl Beaten to Death for Refusing to Marry 60-Year-Old Man

    By Joanna Prisco|Aug. 14, 2018

    Child marriage continues to be a scourge on societies around the world. Read more

  • Article: Meghan Markle Encourages Girls to Become Leaders in Resurfaced UN Ad
    Girls & Women

    Meghan Markle Encourages Girls to Become Leaders in Resurfaced UN Ad

    By Joanna Prisco|Aug. 10, 2018

    The Duchess of Sussex is all about female success. Read more

  • Article: Gina Rodriguez and Always Are Helping Girls Stay in School During Their Periods
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    Gina Rodriguez and Always Are Helping Girls Stay in School During Their Periods

    By Daniele Selby  and  Erica Sanchez|Aug. 9, 2018|P&G

    Always is helping to #EndPeriodPoverty by making period products available to girls in school. Read more

  • Article: These Are the Women 'Who Changed the World' — But How Many Have You Heard Of?
    Girls & Women

    These Are the Women 'Who Changed the World' — But How Many Have You Heard Of?

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 9, 2018

    Scientists, novelists, philosophers, and philanthropists — women have excelled in every area. Read more

  • Article: 17 Girls Rescued From Child Marriage and FGM in Kenya
    Girls & Women

    17 Girls Rescued From Child Marriage and FGM in Kenya

    By Joanna Prisco|Aug. 8, 2018

    A missionary brought the girls to refuge. Read more

  • Article: Oversight Group Tells UN to Step Up Women's Protection Worldwide
    Girls & Women

    Oversight Group Tells UN to Step Up Women's Protection Worldwide

    By Joanna Prisco|Aug. 7, 2018

    There were 40 allegations of sexual exploitation within UN agencies at the end of 2017. Read more

  • Article: The Shocking Reason a Top Medical School in Japan Lowered Women's Exam Scores for Years
    Girls & Women

    The Shocking Reason a Top Medical School in Japan Lowered Women's Exam Scores for Years

    By Daniele Selby  and  Jana Sepehr|Aug. 3, 2018

    Tokyo Medical University lowered women’s exam scores by up to 20% for about eight years. Read more

  • Article: New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern Returns From Maternity Leave Ready to Roar
    Girls & Women

    New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern Returns From Maternity Leave Ready to Roar

    By Joanna Prisco|Aug. 2, 2018

    "We'll be hitting the ground running, as I know everyone will expect us to do." Read more