#Government

  • Article: This Territory in Canada Just Doubled the Number of Women Elected to Government
    Girls & Women

    This Territory in Canada Just Doubled the Number of Women Elected to Government

    By Jackie Marchildon|Nov. 1, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    In 2013, there were three women elected in Nunavut’s 22 constituencies. Read more

  • Article: Meet the Woman Fighting to End Inequality in New York City
    Girls & Women

    Meet the Woman Fighting to End Inequality in New York City

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 26, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    “We must have more women in office and we cannot continue to self-select out.” Read more

  • Article: The Reach Act Could Save Millions of Women and Children
    AdvocacyHealth

    The Reach Act Could Save Millions of Women and Children

    By Sasha Jenkins|Oct. 18, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Four Members of Congress have introduced the Reach Act in the House. Read more

  • Article: The Startling Reason Forced Marriage Reports in the UK Dropped by 37%
    Girls & Women

    The Startling Reason Forced Marriage Reports in the UK Dropped by 37%

    By Imogen Calderwood|Oct. 12, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Campaigners say this is why cases referred to prosecutors have fallen in the past year. Read more

  • Article: A Migrant Child Is Exploited Every 30 Minutes Trying to Reach Safety in Europe
    Citizenship

    A Migrant Child Is Exploited Every 30 Minutes Trying to Reach Safety in Europe

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 28, 2017

    A new campaign seeks to reunite migrant children with family members across Europe. Read more

  • Article: The UK Government Has Pledged £20M to Say ‘Enough Is Enough’ to Modern Slavery
    Citizenship

    The UK Government Has Pledged £20M to Say ‘Enough Is Enough’ to Modern Slavery

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 21, 2017

    “We cannot accept a world where human beings are sold on the market.” Read more

  • Article: Meet the Political Newcomer Who Had 3 Months to Build Her Senate Campaign
    Girls & Women

    Meet the Political Newcomer Who Had 3 Months to Build Her Senate Campaign

    By Colleen Curry|Sept. 11, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    "We need more people with your drive and your determination and your ideas to run office.” Read more

  • Article: Uganda’s Parliament Refuses to Meet Until a String of Murders of Women Are Investigated
    Girls & Women

    Uganda’s Parliament Refuses to Meet Until a String of Murders of Women Are Investigated

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 6, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    “Why are our women being killed?” Read more