#Girls & Women

  • Article: Women, Transgender, Queer, Indigenous, and All Oppressed People Need to Come Together to Fight Hate, Say Activists
    Citizenship

    Women, Transgender, Queer, Indigenous, and All Oppressed People Need to Come Together to Fight Hate, Say Activists

    By Imogen Calderwood|Nov. 16, 2017

    “This is the time to come together to connect the dots.” Read more

  • Article: Sell Sex or Starve? Grim Choices For Chad's 'Ghost' Girls
    Girls & Women

    Sell Sex or Starve? Grim Choices For Chad's 'Ghost' Girls

    Nov. 9, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "I stay because I don't have a choice. I'll put up with it until I can't take it anymore." Read more

  • Article: This Ivorian Artist's #MeToo Message Is Impossible to Miss
    Girls & Women

    This Ivorian Artist's #MeToo Message Is Impossible to Miss

    Nov. 8, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "I hope women everywhere wake up and revolt." Read more

  • Article: Sexual Violence Survivors Are 'Still Locked up in Notorious UK Detention Centre' — Despite Government Policy
    Girls & Women

    Sexual Violence Survivors Are 'Still Locked up in Notorious UK Detention Centre' — Despite Government Policy

    By Imogen Calderwood|Nov. 1, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    “Yarl’s Wood is a secret, torturing place.” Read more

  • Article: This Global Citizen Has Given Pads to 30,000 Girls in Kenya — and Has More Work to Do
    Girls & Women

    This Global Citizen Has Given Pads to 30,000 Girls in Kenya — and Has More Work to Do

    By David Brand|Oct. 26, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    “It’s more than just pads. We’re creating a social movement.” Read more

  • Article: IKEA's Sexist Ad Targets Single Women in China
    Girls & Women

    IKEA's Sexist Ad Targets Single Women in China

    Oct. 26, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The advertisement stigmatizes single Chinese women disparaged as "leftover women." Read more

  • Article: This Child Bride Used Facebook Posts to Get Her Marriage Annulled
    Girls & Women

    This Child Bride Used Facebook Posts to Get Her Marriage Annulled

    By Daniele Selby|Oct. 18, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    “I wanted to study, but my family and my in-laws wanted me to live with a drunkard.” Read more

  • Article: Girl Scouts Are Global Citizens
    AdvocacyGirls & Women

    Girl Scouts Are Global Citizens

    By Sasha Jenkins|Oct. 13, 2017|Girl Scouts

    Girl Scouts take the lead to empower girls around the world. Read more