#Women & Girls

  • Article: Lebanon Closes Legal Loophole Allowing Rapists to Marry Victims
    Girls & Women

    Lebanon Closes Legal Loophole Allowing Rapists to Marry Victims

    By Daniele Selby|Aug. 16, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    This is a long-awaited win for women in the country. Read more

  • Article: 11 Quotes That Show How Melinda Gates Is Tackling Extreme Poverty
    Citizenship

    11 Quotes That Show How Melinda Gates Is Tackling Extreme Poverty

    By Phineas Rueckert|Aug. 15, 2017

    “Limiting women’s power keeps everyone poor.” Read more

  • Article: This Is the First All-Female City Council in California
    Girls & Women

    This Is the First All-Female City Council in California

    By Daniele Selby|Aug. 14, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    This tiny city is less than one square mile, but it’s showing the rest of California who’s in charge Read more

  • Article: Australian Cafe Charges Men 18% Surcharge to Highlight Gender Pay Gap
    Girls & Women

    Australian Cafe Charges Men 18% Surcharge to Highlight Gender Pay Gap

    By Marnie Cunningham|Aug. 9, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    The cafe run by women has caused quite a stir Read more

  • Article: Stunning Paintings of Black Women Are Popping Up All Over London
    Girls & Women

    Stunning Paintings of Black Women Are Popping Up All Over London

    By Phineas Rueckert|Aug. 7, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    “This project is about empowerment. It’s about female empowerment.” Read more

  • Article: There's a New Hotline in Nigeria to Inspire, Advise, and Empower Young Girls
    Girls & Women

    There's a New Hotline in Nigeria to Inspire, Advise, and Empower Young Girls

    By Tess Sohngen|Aug. 2, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Thousands of Nigerian girls have already picked up the phone. Read more

  • Article: A New School in India Is Training Trafficking Victims to Become Lawyers & Advocates
    Girls & Women

    A New School in India Is Training Trafficking Victims to Become Lawyers & Advocates

    By Phineas Rueckert|Aug. 2, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    “Despite the stigma attached to sex trafficking survivors they decided to stand up." Read more

  • Article: Afghan Women's Names Aren't Used in Public; But These Women Want to Change That
    Girls & Women

    Afghan Women's Names Aren't Used in Public; But These Women Want to Change That

    July 31, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "Our society is full of injustice for women, basically everything is taboo for women." Read more