#women's rights

  • Article: India Finally Allows Menstruating Women to Attend Renowned Temple
    Girls & Women

    India Finally Allows Menstruating Women to Attend Renowned Temple

    By Joanna Prisco|Sept. 28, 2018

    Female followers can now attend a sacred destination once off limits. Read more

  • Article: South Sudanese Women Call for 35% of Government Positions to Be Female
    Girls & Women

    South Sudanese Women Call for 35% of Government Positions to Be Female

    Sept. 28, 2018|Voice of America

    Only 1 in 10 recently appointed committee members are women. Read more

  • Article: Latin American Women Urged to Act on Violence to Cut Murder Rate
    Girls & Women

    Latin American Women Urged to Act on Violence to Cut Murder Rate

    Sept. 28, 2018

    Latin America is home to 14 of the 25 countries with the world's highest rates of femicide. Read more

  • Article: Gender Equality Index Highlights Big Data Gaps Ahead of 2030 Deadline
    Girls & Women

    Gender Equality Index Highlights Big Data Gaps Ahead of 2030 Deadline

    Sept. 19, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Experts believe governments do not prioritise data collection on issues affecting girls and women. Read more

  • Article: Amazing 9-Year-Old Kenyan Artist Draws Women to Show Their Global Struggle
    Girls & Women

    Amazing 9-Year-Old Kenyan Artist Draws Women to Show Their Global Struggle

    By Sophie Maes|Sept. 5, 2018

    “Women are the most important women important people in our families.” Read more

  • Article: Hugh Jackman and Qantas Ask Australians to Stand Up for Diversity
    Citizenship

    Hugh Jackman and Qantas Ask Australians to Stand Up for Diversity

    By Madeleine Keck|Aug. 27, 2018

    Notable Australians join Qantas to highlight “the importance of diversity to national life.” Read more

  • Article: 'Filthy Rich and Homeless' Highlights the Hidden Realities of Homelessness in Australia
    Citizenship

    'Filthy Rich and Homeless' Highlights the Hidden Realities of Homelessness in Australia

    By Madeleine Keck|Aug. 24, 2018

    “We need to declare homelessness a state of emergency." Read more

  • Article: Cricket Australia Wants Sport to Be a Level Playing Field for Women
    Girls & Women

    Cricket Australia Wants Sport to Be a Level Playing Field for Women

    By Madeleine Keck|Aug. 22, 2018

    Cricket Australia's #WatchMe campaign aims to bring greater awareness to women's sports. Read more