#Gender equality

  • Article: In Zimbabwe, Brides Come With Price Tags. But This Woman Is Trying to Change That
    Girls & Women

    In Zimbabwe, Brides Come With Price Tags. But This Woman Is Trying to Change That

    By David Brand|Nov. 3, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Bride prices reduce women to property and reinforce gender discrimination, she argues. Read more

  • Article: This Territory in Canada Just Doubled the Number of Women Elected to Government
    Girls & Women

    This Territory in Canada Just Doubled the Number of Women Elected to Government

    By Jackie Marchildon|Nov. 1, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    In 2013, there were three women elected in Nunavut’s 22 constituencies. Read more

  • Article: How the Humble Coffee Bean Is Helping Women Break Barriers All Over the World
    Girls & Women

    How the Humble Coffee Bean Is Helping Women Break Barriers All Over the World

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 27, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Women have always cultivated the coffee. Now they’re getting paid. Read more

  • Article: Some 200 Million Women Work Without Laws Against Sexual Harassment, Study Finds
    Girls & Women

    Some 200 Million Women Work Without Laws Against Sexual Harassment, Study Finds

    Oct. 27, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Globally, 68 countries do not prohibit sexual harassment in the workplace. Read more

  • Article: Ending Gender Discrimination Will Be Centre Stage at 2018 Commonwealth Summit, Pledges UK Minister
    Girls & Women

    Ending Gender Discrimination Will Be Centre Stage at 2018 Commonwealth Summit, Pledges UK Minister

    By Paul Abernethy  and  Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 18, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    "We can’t end global poverty without empowering women and girls." Read more

  • Article: France's Gender Equality Minister Wants to Criminalize Sexual Harassment on Streets
    Girls & Women

    France's Gender Equality Minister Wants to Criminalize Sexual Harassment on Streets

    By Colleen Curry|Aug. 29, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Women should feel safe walking down the street. Read more

  • Article: Kenyans Break Out in Dance After Country Elects First Female Governors
    Girls & Women

    Kenyans Break Out in Dance After Country Elects First Female Governors

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 11, 2017

    It was an ecstatic moment. Read more

  • Article: Saudi Woman Seen Wearing Miniskirt in Snapchat Video Arrested
    Girls & Women

    Saudi Woman Seen Wearing Miniskirt in Snapchat Video Arrested

    By Meghan Werft|July 18, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    A six-second Snapchat led to this woman’s arrest. Read more