#Girls & Women

  • Article: These Indian Women Are Correcting Wikipedia’s Gender Bias One Page at a Time
    Girls & Women

    These Indian Women Are Correcting Wikipedia’s Gender Bias One Page at a Time

    By Daniele Selby|Sept. 20, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Just 9% of Wikipedia editors around the world are women. Read more

  • Article: How a Bicycle Can Change a Girl's Life in Guatemala
    Education

    How a Bicycle Can Change a Girl's Life in Guatemala

    Sept. 15, 2017|Johnson & Johnson

    Imagine walking over 10 miles to get to school. Girl Up and Johnson & Johnson want to change that. Read more

  • Article: Bill Aims to Make Tampons Free in California Low-Income District Schools
    Girls & Women

    Bill Aims to Make Tampons Free in California Low-Income District Schools

    By Daniele Selby|Sept. 12, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Girls shouldn’t have to skip school or get sick because tampons are too expensive. Read more

  • Article: This Woman Turned Her Passion for Food into a Thriving Business in Tunisia
    Girls & Women

    This Woman Turned Her Passion for Food into a Thriving Business in Tunisia

    Sept. 11, 2017|HP Inc.

    She enrolled in an entrepreneurship program to bring her dream to life. Read more

  • Article: In Iran, Women Were Banned From Attending a Soccer Game Because They're Women
    Girls & Women

    In Iran, Women Were Banned From Attending a Soccer Game Because They're Women

    By Tess Sohngen|Sept. 6, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Iranian women are still not allowed to attend men's sports matches. Read more

  • Article: Wonder Woman Has A New Superhero Companion in Nigerian-Inspired Marvel Character
    Girls & Women

    Wonder Woman Has A New Superhero Companion in Nigerian-Inspired Marvel Character

    Sept. 6, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The character stems from the abduction of 220 schoolgirls in Chibok in 2014 by Boko Haram. Read more

  • Article: Proving She's a Hero in Real Life, Too, Gal Gadot Stands Up for 2 Body-Shamed Women
    Girls & Women

    Proving She's a Hero in Real Life, Too, Gal Gadot Stands Up for 2 Body-Shamed Women

    By Tess Sohngen|Sept. 1, 2017

    She’s Wonder Woman IRL. Read more

  • Article: Indian Girl, 12, Kills Herself After Being Shamed for Having her Period
    Girls & Women

    Indian Girl, 12, Kills Herself After Being Shamed for Having her Period

    Sept. 1, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    She was allegedly made to show the stain to her classmates. Read more