#Girls and Women

  • Article: World Leaders Pledge $172 M to Women’s Health Thanks to Global Citizens’ Actions

    World Leaders Pledge $172 M to Women’s Health Thanks to Global Citizens’ Actions

    By Katie Dallas|CHIME FOR CHANGE|July 13, 2017

    The funds will plug the gap left by the Trump Administration’s Global Gag Rule Read more

  • Article: Saudi Arabia Will Now Let Girls Play Sports in School

    Saudi Arabia Will Now Let Girls Play Sports in School

    By Meghan Werft|CHIME FOR CHANGE|July 12, 2017

    “Sports is empowerment.” Read more

  • Article: The Actual Number of Child Marriages in the US Is Staggering

    The Actual Number of Child Marriages in the US Is Staggering

    By Meghan Werft|CHIME FOR CHANGE|July 10, 2017

    Some states still allow girls as young as 13 to marry. Read more

  • Article: Global Citizens ‘Get Lucky’ With Pharrell Williams in Hamburg

    Global Citizens ‘Get Lucky’ With Pharrell Williams in Hamburg

    By Meghan Werft|July 6, 2017

    Literally, dozens of global citizens joined him onstage as he sang "Freedom." Read more

  • Article: Demi Lovato, Nadia Murad, and ‘Syria’s Malala’ Demand Justice for Refugees at Global Citizen Festival Hamburg

    Demi Lovato, Nadia Murad, and ‘Syria’s Malala’ Demand Justice for Refugees at Global Citizen Festival Hamburg

    By Meghan Werft|CHIME FOR CHANGE|July 6, 2017

    “We must stand with every child who is uprooted by war, violence and poverty and climate change.” Read more

  • Article: 6 Badass Female Pilots Following Their Dreams & Breaking Boundaries

    6 Badass Female Pilots Following Their Dreams & Breaking Boundaries

    By Meghan Werft|June 30, 2017

    “Sometimes you gotta create what you wanna be a part of." Read more

  • Article: Child Marriage Is Costing Poor Countries Trillions

    Child Marriage Is Costing Poor Countries Trillions

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|June 27, 2017

    One in three girls in the developing world is married before the age of 18. Read more

  • Article: Man Runs Through Gunfire to Save Little Girl in Iraq

    Man Runs Through Gunfire to Save Little Girl in Iraq

    By Meghan Werft|June 23, 2017

    “She was screaming, unwilling to let her mother go." Read more