#women and girls

  • Article: Today Is Native American Women's Equal Pay Day — Here’s What You Should Know
    Girls & Women

    Today Is Native American Women's Equal Pay Day — Here’s What You Should Know

    By Jerica Deck|Sept. 27, 2018

    Native American women would need to work 21 months to make what white men in the US make in a year. Read more

  • Article: Gender Equality Index Highlights Big Data Gaps Ahead of 2030 Deadline
    Girls & Women

    Gender Equality Index Highlights Big Data Gaps Ahead of 2030 Deadline

    Sept. 19, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Experts believe governments do not prioritise data collection on issues affecting girls and women. Read more

  • Article: Amazing 9-Year-Old Kenyan Artist Draws Women to Show Their Global Struggle
    Girls & Women

    Amazing 9-Year-Old Kenyan Artist Draws Women to Show Their Global Struggle

    By Sophie Maes|Sept. 5, 2018

    “Women are the most important women important people in our families.” Read more

  • Article: Cosmopolitan Asks Australians to Vote for the Women of the Year Awards 2018
    Girls & Women

    Cosmopolitan Asks Australians to Vote for the Women of the Year Awards 2018

    By Madeleine Keck|Aug. 22, 2018

    Categories include humanitarian, entrepreneur, and sportswomen of the year. Read more

  • Article: South Korean and Taiwanese Protesters Mark First-Ever 'Comfort Women' Day
    Girls & Women

    South Korean and Taiwanese Protesters Mark First-Ever 'Comfort Women' Day

    By Sophie Maes|Aug. 14, 2018

    An estimated 200,000 women were enslaved during WWII. Read more

  • Article: Menstruation Just Got a Whole Lot Easier for Girls and Women in Papua New Guinea
    Girls & Women

    Menstruation Just Got a Whole Lot Easier for Girls and Women in Papua New Guinea

    By Madeleine Keck|July 19, 2018

    Indigenous women in Queensland are creating sanitary pads for those in Papua New Guinea. Read more

  • Article: Why Clean Water Is So Critical for Women and Girls Everywhere
    AdvocacyWater & Sanitation

    Why Clean Water Is So Critical for Women and Girls Everywhere

    By David Brand|April 12, 2018

    It's a basic human rights issues that impacts women and girls the most. Read more

  • Article: This Is Why Jimmy Carter Wants More Women in Office
    Girls & Women

    This Is Why Jimmy Carter Wants More Women in Office

    April 11, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "There's no doubt in my mind that a woman is more inclined to peace than a man is." Read more