#Gender Inequality

  • Article: Sudanese Child Bride Jailed for Killing Her Rapist Appeals for 'Unconditional Freedom'
    Girls & Women

    Sudanese Child Bride Jailed for Killing Her Rapist Appeals for 'Unconditional Freedom'

    July 13, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Noura's death sentence was overturned, but she still faces jail time. Read more

  • Article: Not Educating Girls Could Cost World $30 Trillion, World Bank Says
    Education

    Not Educating Girls Could Cost World $30 Trillion, World Bank Says

    July 12, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    About 132 million girls worldwide aged 6 to 17 do not attend school. Read more

  • Article: Turkish Wedding Photographer Stops Child Marriage He Was Hired to Shoot
    Girls & Women

    Turkish Wedding Photographer Stops Child Marriage He Was Hired to Shoot

    July 12, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Turkey has one of the highest rates of child marriage in Europe. Read more

  • Article: This Libyan Food Service Is Helping to Deliver Gender Equality
    Girls & Women

    This Libyan Food Service Is Helping to Deliver Gender Equality

    July 11, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Just 1 in 4 Libyan women is employed. Read more

  • Article: Women Worldwide Are Being Left Behind As Technology Advances
    Girls & Women

    Women Worldwide Are Being Left Behind As Technology Advances

    July 11, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Poverty, gender discrimination, and gender stereotypes prevent girls and women from benefitting. Read more

  • Article: Gender Inequality Could Be Costing the World $160 Trillion
    Girls & Women

    Gender Inequality Could Be Costing the World $160 Trillion

    By Daniele Selby  and  Erica Sanchez|May 31, 2018

    To tackle gender inequality in the workforce, countries must also invest in girls' education. Read more

  • Article: Jimmy Carter Says the World's Biggest Problem Is Its Treatment of Women and Girls
    Girls & Women

    Jimmy Carter Says the World's Biggest Problem Is Its Treatment of Women and Girls

    By Daniele Selby|May 22, 2018

    It’s not the first time the 93-year-old has spoken out against gender inequality. Read more

  • Article: Kristen Stewart Broke This Sexist Rule at the Cannes Film Festival
    Girls & Women

    Kristen Stewart Broke This Sexist Rule at the Cannes Film Festival

    By Jana Sepehr  and  Daniele Selby|May 15, 2018

    This isn't the first time Stewart has refused to wear heels on the red carpet. Read more