#Women & Girls

  • Article: Here’s What It’s Like to Give Birth in 3 African Countries
    AdvocacyHealth

    Here’s What It’s Like to Give Birth in 3 African Countries

    By Diana Duong|Sept. 17, 2018

    How the Global Financing Facility has made a difference in three front-runner countries. Read more

  • Article: This Is What It Looks Like When Women Are Given a Voice in Film
    Girls & Women

    This Is What It Looks Like When Women Are Given a Voice in Film

    By Jackie Marchildon|Sept. 17, 2018

    Women can make great films — who knew?! Read more

  • Article: This Incredible Former Child Bride Persuaded Her Country to Ban Child Marriage
    PartnerGirls & Women

    This Incredible Former Child Bride Persuaded Her Country to Ban Child Marriage

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 17, 2018|Girls Not Brides

    Ruvimbo Tsopodzi took her case all the way to the country’s highest court. Read more

  • Article: Gender Equality Is 'Critical' to Human Development, Report Says
    Girls & Women

    Gender Equality Is 'Critical' to Human Development, Report Says

    Sept. 17, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Inequality in development presents a "grave challenge to progress" and could fuel extremism. Read more

  • Article: Rihanna Wants Everyone to Know 'Women Are Running the World Right Now'
    Girls & Women

    Rihanna Wants Everyone to Know 'Women Are Running the World Right Now'

    By Leah Rodriguez|Sept. 14, 2018

    The singer explains the ideas behind her fashion show celebrating women. Read more

  • Article: This Filmmaker Wants to Prove That Educated Women Are the Answer to Climate Change
    Girls & Women

    This Filmmaker Wants to Prove That Educated Women Are the Answer to Climate Change

    By Madeleine Keck|Sept. 13, 2018

    The documentary explores the link between women’s education and environmental stability. Read more

  • Article: Melinda Gates Wants to Make Tech More Inviting to Women of Color
    Girls & Women

    Melinda Gates Wants to Make Tech More Inviting to Women of Color

    By Leah Rodriguez|Sept. 13, 2018

    A new report showed a decline in the number of women if color graduating with computing degrees. Read more

  • Article: Saudi Arabia Arrests Egyptian Man for Eating Breakfast With Woman
    Girls & Women

    Saudi Arabia Arrests Egyptian Man for Eating Breakfast With Woman

    By Leah Rodriguez|Sept. 11, 2018

    The two violated the Gulf kingdom’s conservative Islamic laws. Read more