#Women & girls

  • Article: Meet the Woman Fighting to End Inequality in New York City
    Girls & Women

    Meet the Woman Fighting to End Inequality in New York City

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 26, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    “We must have more women in office and we cannot continue to self-select out.” Read more

  • Article: Clandestine Sex Industry Booms in Rohingya Refugee Camps
    Girls & Women

    Clandestine Sex Industry Booms in Rohingya Refugee Camps

    Oct. 24, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    At least 500 Rohingya prostitutes live in Kutupalong. Read more

  • Article: 10 Delightful Reactions to Quebec’s Bill Banning People From Wearing Face Coverings on Buses
    Girls & Women

    10 Delightful Reactions to Quebec’s Bill Banning People From Wearing Face Coverings on Buses

    By Jackie Marchildon|Oct. 18, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Quebec lawmakers voted 66-51 to approve a religious neutrality bill. Read more

  • Article: The Trump White House Just Withdrew From UNESCO. Here Are 6 Reasons Why That Matters
    Citizenship

    The Trump White House Just Withdrew From UNESCO. Here Are 6 Reasons Why That Matters

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 12, 2017

    UNESCO protects the best parts of human culture. Read more

  • Article: Over 20,000 Girls Are Married Off Illegally Every Day
    Girls & Women

    Over 20,000 Girls Are Married Off Illegally Every Day

    Oct. 11, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    About 7.5 million girls become child brides every year in countries where early marriage is banned. Read more

  • Article: Meet the Woman Who Set Out to Chronicle ‘Girl Power’ Around the World
    Girls & Women

    Meet the Woman Who Set Out to Chronicle ‘Girl Power’ Around the World

    By Colleen Curry|Oct. 5, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    “Wonder Girls” tells the story of girl activists in 13 countries. Read more

  • Article: 15 Grassroots Organizations That Are Saving the Planet
    Citizenship

    15 Grassroots Organizations That Are Saving the Planet

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 28, 2017

    Ground-up groups take everything into account. Read more

  • Article: Meet the Political Newcomer Who Had 3 Months to Build Her Senate Campaign
    Girls & Women

    Meet the Political Newcomer Who Had 3 Months to Build Her Senate Campaign

    By Colleen Curry|Sept. 11, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    "We need more people with your drive and your determination and your ideas to run office.” Read more