#Pregnancy

  • Article: Reversing Burundi's Pregnant School Girl Ban Is Not Enough, Activists Say
    Education

    Reversing Burundi's Pregnant School Girl Ban Is Not Enough, Activists Say

    Aug. 1, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Campaigners say tens of thousands of girls in Africa are ostracised or shamed for becoming pregnant Read more

  • Article: Desperate Pregnant Women Flee Venezuela to Find Lifesaving Health Care
    Health

    Desperate Pregnant Women Flee Venezuela to Find Lifesaving Health Care

    June 19, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The numbers of babies and women dying during or after childbirth in Venezuela have soared. Read more

  • Article: How Education Is Helping Malawi's Child Brides Bounce Back
    Education

    How Education Is Helping Malawi's Child Brides Bounce Back

    April 24, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "The problem with our society is patriarchy." Read more

  • Article: 5 Awesome Quotes from New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern on Her Pregnancy
    Girls & Women

    5 Awesome Quotes from New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern on Her Pregnancy

    By Phineas Rueckert|Jan. 19, 2018

    “I am not the first woman to multi-task.” Read more

  • Article: Serena Williams’ Scary Childbirth Story Is Part of a Larger Pattern of Discrimination Against Black Moms
    Health

    Serena Williams’ Scary Childbirth Story Is Part of a Larger Pattern of Discrimination Against Black Moms

    By Phineas Rueckert  and  Jana Sepehr|Jan. 11, 2018

    An estimated 700 to 900 mothers die from childbirth in the US each year. Read more

  • Article: The Infuriating Reason Nearly 20% of Male Recruiters Are Reluctant to Hire Women
    Girls & Women

    The Infuriating Reason Nearly 20% of Male Recruiters Are Reluctant to Hire Women

    By Imogen Calderwood|Dec. 7, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Even though it's actually illegal. Read more

  • Article: The World’s Poorest Women Also Lack Reproductive Care, and It Could Be Driving Global Inequality
    Girls & Women

    The World’s Poorest Women Also Lack Reproductive Care, and It Could Be Driving Global Inequality

    By Phineas Rueckert|Oct. 18, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Inequality starts before birth, a new UNFPA report finds. Read more

  • Article: New Zealand Politician Gets Asked Sexist Question Again. This Time She Shuts it Down.
    Girls & Women

    New Zealand Politician Gets Asked Sexist Question Again. This Time She Shuts it Down.

    By Avery Friedman|Aug. 2, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Her interviewer admits he “never asked a male political leader in 20 years” about their family plans Read more