#women & girls

  • Article: Native American Women Face High Rates of Violence, But Fear Discrimination in Courts
    Girls & Women

    Native American Women Face High Rates of Violence, But Fear Discrimination in Courts

    By Andrew McMaster|Nov. 15, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Many women do not seek justice for fear of discrimination. Read more

  • Article: Woman Outraged by Lawmaker’s Sexist Memes Just Won His Political Seat in NJ
    Girls & Women

    Woman Outraged by Lawmaker’s Sexist Memes Just Won His Political Seat in NJ

    By David Brand|Nov. 10, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    She said the lawmaker’s sexist Facebook posts motivated her to run for office. Read more

  • Article: In Zimbabwe, Brides Come With Price Tags. But This Woman Is Trying to Change That
    Girls & Women

    In Zimbabwe, Brides Come With Price Tags. But This Woman Is Trying to Change That

    By David Brand|Nov. 3, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Bride prices reduce women to property and reinforce gender discrimination, she argues. Read more

  • Article: A 14-Year-Old Girl in Pakistan Was Kidnapped, Beaten for Her Brother’s Affair
    Girls & Women

    A 14-Year-Old Girl in Pakistan Was Kidnapped, Beaten for Her Brother’s Affair

    By David Brand|Nov. 2, 2017

    She’s the latest girl in Pakistan to pay for her family member’s misdeeds with her own body. Read more

  • Article: The Second-Largest State in India Just Took a Huge Step to Keep Girls in School
    Water & Sanitation

    The Second-Largest State in India Just Took a Huge Step to Keep Girls in School

    Nov. 2, 2017

    Menstrual health education is now mandatory. Read more

  • Article: Here Are Some Inspirational TED Talks to Remind You That Global Goals Are Achievable
    Citizenship

    Here Are Some Inspirational TED Talks to Remind You That Global Goals Are Achievable

    By Andrew McMaster|Sept. 27, 2017

    The world's brightest minds take on the world’s toughest problems. Read more

  • Article: Pakistani Woman Survives Getting Stabbed 23 Times to Become National Hero
    Girls & Women

    Pakistani Woman Survives Getting Stabbed 23 Times to Become National Hero

    By Andrew McMaster|Sept. 6, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    After almost a year of delay, Khadija Siddiqi found justice. Read more

  • Article: These Malaysian Women Are Claiming Their Place In Court
    Girls & Women

    These Malaysian Women Are Claiming Their Place In Court

    By Madison Feser|Aug. 17, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    "When I'm on the bench, I'm not a woman, I'm not a man. I'm a judge.” Read more