#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|Oct. 3, 2018

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

  • Article: Janelle Monáe Is Ready to Topple the Patriarchy
    Citizenship

    Janelle Monáe Is Ready to Topple the Patriarchy

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 26, 2018

    “I’ve always understood the responsibility of an artist — but I feel it even greater now.” Read more

  • Article: What to Expect From This Week's United Nations Gathering
    Citizenship

    What to Expect From This Week's United Nations Gathering

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 25, 2018

    “There is no way forward but collective, common-sense action for the common good.” 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