#Women & Girls

  • Article: In a Village Struggling With Alcoholism, These Teenage Girls Are Making Changes for the Better
    Girls & Women

    In a Village Struggling With Alcoholism, These Teenage Girls Are Making Changes for the Better

    By Daniele Selby|Oct. 23, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    The girls’ efforts have even caught the eye of aid organizations and politicians. Read more

  • Article: Actress Lupita Nyong’o Shares Her Weinstein Story and Calls on Everyone to Break Their Silence
    Girls & Women

    Actress Lupita Nyong’o Shares Her Weinstein Story and Calls on Everyone to Break Their Silence

    By Daniele Selby|Oct. 20, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    “Now that we are speaking, let us never shut up about this kind of thing,” she said. Read more

  • Article: Olympic Gymnast McKayla Maroney Says ‘Me Too’ — Team Doctor Molested Her for Years
    Girls & Women

    Olympic Gymnast McKayla Maroney Says ‘Me Too’ — Team Doctor Molested Her for Years

    By Daniele Selby|Oct. 19, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Dr. Larry Nassar claimed he was giving her “medically necessary treatments.” 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

  • Video: This Pad Ad Shows Period Blood as It Is. Here's Why That's Very Important
    Girls & Women

    This Pad Ad Shows Period Blood as It Is. Here's Why That's Very Important

    By Daniele Selby|Oct. 18, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    No twirling women or weird blue liquid here. Read more

  • Article: Why Millions of Afghan Girls Are Out of School 16 Years After Taliban Rule
    Girls & Women

    Why Millions of Afghan Girls Are Out of School 16 Years After Taliban Rule

    By Daniele Selby|Oct. 17, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    41% of schools still don’t have buildings, so classes are held in tents — if they’re lucky. Read more

  • Article: This Canadian Politician Wants to Ban High Heels From Ontario Dress Codes
    Girls & Women

    This Canadian Politician Wants to Ban High Heels From Ontario Dress Codes

    By Jackie Marchildon|Oct. 17, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Liberal MPP Cristina Martins wants the Occupational Health and Safety Act amended to protect women. Read more

  • Article: 'I Am My Own Guardian': Female Saudi Artist Protests Guardianship Laws
    Girls & Women

    'I Am My Own Guardian': Female Saudi Artist Protests Guardianship Laws

    By Kim Nguyen|Oct. 17, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Because all women deserve to be treated equally Read more