#women and girls

  • Article: More Women Are Taking Charge in Bangladesh's $28 Billion Garment Industry
    Finance & Innovation

    More Women Are Taking Charge in Bangladesh's $28 Billion Garment Industry

    April 5, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Women are taking the lead in negotiating for higher wages, safer workplaces and more respect. Read more

  • Article: Starbucks Just Ensured Women Will Earn the Same as Men
    Finance & Innovation

    Starbucks Just Ensured Women Will Earn the Same as Men

    By David Brand|March 22, 2018

    The announcement comes after years of hard work. Read more

  • Article: Cervical Cancer Will Double Across the Middle East Without HPV Vaccines
    Health

    Cervical Cancer Will Double Across the Middle East Without HPV Vaccines

    March 22, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "Women's health issues are not a priority in the region on a political level.” Read more

  • Article: Rihanna Rejected Snapchat’s Apology for Mocking Domestic Violence
    Girls & Women

    Rihanna Rejected Snapchat’s Apology for Mocking Domestic Violence

    By David Brand|March 16, 2018

    The superstar and her fans won’t stay silent when corporations make light of violence against women. Read more

  • Article: Afghan Women Will Only Be ‘Empowered’ When They Are Free From Violence
    Girls & Women

    Afghan Women Will Only Be ‘Empowered’ When They Are Free From Violence

    March 8, 2018|News Deeply

    Economic empowerment is the buzzword of the day, but violence still plagues women. Read more

  • Article: A Brief History of International Women’s Day
    Girls & Women

    A Brief History of International Women’s Day

    By David Brand|March 8, 2018

    A 1908 rebellion sparked the IWD movement. Read more

  • Article: Texas Is Poised to Elect Its First 2 Latina Congresswomen
    Girls & Women

    Texas Is Poised to Elect Its First 2 Latina Congresswomen

    By David Brand|March 7, 2018

    Sylvia Garcia and Veronica Escobar both won their primary elections Tuesday. Read more

  • Article: This Woman Is Helping Improve Learning for Children in Tunisia
    PartnerEducation

    This Woman Is Helping Improve Learning for Children in Tunisia

    March 7, 2018|HP Inc.

    Center of Excellence finds creative ways to teach IT, mathematics, and languages. Read more