#Gender equality

  • Article: The Gambia Is Rewriting Sexist Laws to End Gender Discrimination
    ImpactGirls & Women

    The Gambia Is Rewriting Sexist Laws to End Gender Discrimination

    By Neha Shah|Sept. 12, 2018

    Thanks to Global Citizens, the country is set to #LeveltheLaw. Read more

  • Article: 4 Ways Nelson Mandela Fought for Women’s Rights
    Girls & Women

    4 Ways Nelson Mandela Fought for Women’s Rights

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|July 9, 2018

    “As long as women are bound by poverty, human rights will lack substance.” Read more

  • Article: Increased Breastfeeding Could Save 800,000 Children Around the World, UNICEF Says
    Health

    Increased Breastfeeding Could Save 800,000 Children Around the World, UNICEF Says

    By Jackie Marchildon|May 10, 2018

    Approximately 7.6 million babies each year are never breastfed. Read more

  • Article: This Canadian Province Just Issued Its First Gender-Inclusive Passport
    Citizenship

    This Canadian Province Just Issued Its First Gender-Inclusive Passport

    By Jackie Marchildon|May 8, 2018

    You can now apply for a document with ‘M,’ ‘F,’ ‘X,’ or no designation at all. Read more

  • Article: This Nepali Activist Is Trying to Make the World Gender Friendly
    Girls & Women

    This Nepali Activist Is Trying to Make the World Gender Friendly

    By Joe McCarthy|April 5, 2018

    “To many I am seen as an unmarried woman who works in a man’s world and can’t cook.” Read more

  • Article: This Teen Raised $100K to Let Children See ‘A Wrinkle in Time’
    Girls & Women

    This Teen Raised $100K to Let Children See ‘A Wrinkle in Time’

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 26, 2018

    She wants to show young girls they can do anything. Read more

  • Article: A Canadian MP Wrote a Love Letter to Black Women and It’s Great
    Girls & Women

    A Canadian MP Wrote a Love Letter to Black Women and It’s Great

    By Jackie Marchildon|Feb. 1, 2018

    "My sisters, in the face of so much, you rise, and I see you." Read more

  • Article: Taiwan Mulls Third Gender Option on Passports, IDs
    Citizenship

    Taiwan Mulls Third Gender Option on Passports, IDs

    Jan. 16, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The island's 23 million people widely embrace LGBT rights, transgender and intersex people suffer. Read more