#Morocco

  • Article: 15 People, Mostly Women, Killed in 'Stampede' to Receive Food Aid in Morocco
    Food & Hunger

    15 People, Mostly Women, Killed in 'Stampede' to Receive Food Aid in Morocco

    By Phineas Rueckert|Nov. 20, 2017

    Most of the victims were women. Read more

  • Article: Morocco Is Debating Anti-Harassment Laws, Here’s Why That Might Not Be Enough
    Girls & Women

    Morocco Is Debating Anti-Harassment Laws, Here’s Why That Might Not Be Enough

    By Daniele Selby|Nov. 6, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Passing the laws is just step one. Changing attitudes to enforce them might be the bigger battle. Read more

  • Article: A Video of a Woman Being Sexually Assaulted on a Moroccan Bus Has Sparked Fury
    Girls & Women

    A Video of a Woman Being Sexually Assaulted on a Moroccan Bus Has Sparked Fury

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 23, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    It’s re-ignited debates about gender violence. Read more

  • Article: How 2 Muslim Women Built the World’s Oldest Library
    Education

    How 2 Muslim Women Built the World’s Oldest Library

    By Meghan Werft|July 27, 2016|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    These women are breaking the “old librarian” stereotype. Read more

  • Article: Morocco says no more: Why plastic bags are on their way out
    Environment

    Morocco says no more: Why plastic bags are on their way out

    July 8, 2016

    Law states no import, export, sale, production or distribution of plastic bags. Read more

  • Article: Michelle Obama and family head to Liberia, Morocco, and Spain to promote #LetGirlsLearn
    Girls & Women

    Michelle Obama and family head to Liberia, Morocco, and Spain to promote #LetGirlsLearn

    By Meghan Werft|June 27, 2016

    On a special trip to Africa, FLOTUS advocates for girls education this week. Read more