#Women's Rights

  • Article: These 13 Global Citizens Made TIME's Most Influential People List
    Citizenship

    These 13 Global Citizens Made TIME's Most Influential People List

    By Daniele Selby|April 19, 2018

    From anti-FGM activists to chefs to politicians, these influential figures are changing the world. Read more

  • Article: This Woman Is on Hunger Strike Until India Changes Its Rape Laws
    Girls & Women

    This Woman Is on Hunger Strike Until India Changes Its Rape Laws

    By Daniele Selby|April 18, 2018

    Swati Maliwal, Delhi's Women's Commissioner, has been protesting since last Friday. Read more

  • Article: Child Marriage of Syrian Refugees in Jordan Has More Than Doubled in 3 Years
    Girls & Women

    Child Marriage of Syrian Refugees in Jordan Has More Than Doubled in 3 Years

    By Daniele Selby|April 18, 2018

    With few means to escape poverty, families are marrying off their daughters before they’re ready. Read more

  • Article: 12 Photos That Show How People Won’t Stop Protesting India Rapes Until Justice Is Served
    Girls & Women

    12 Photos That Show How People Won’t Stop Protesting India Rapes Until Justice Is Served

    By Daniele Selby  and  Olivia Kestin|April 17, 2018

    The gang rapes of an 8-year-old and a 16-year-old have highlighted religious and political tensions. Read more

  • Article: Women In Thailand Refuse to Be Told How to Dress at New Year Festival
    Girls & Women

    Women In Thailand Refuse to Be Told How to Dress at New Year Festival

    April 13, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "This is the first time women are saying enough is enough." Read more

  • Article: Arizona Just Signed a Bill to Prevent Child Marriage Under 16
    Girls & Women

    Arizona Just Signed a Bill to Prevent Child Marriage Under 16

    By Daniele Selby|April 13, 2018

    Previously, a child could be married in Arizona at any age with the permission of a parent. Read more

  • Article: Nearly 80,000 Global Citizens Just Spoke Out for the World’s Most Vulnerable
    AdvocacyCitizenship

    Nearly 80,000 Global Citizens Just Spoke Out for the World’s Most Vulnerable

    By Imogen Calderwood|April 12, 2018

    Global Citizen dropped in on Downing Street with two Commonwealth petitions. Read more

  • Article: Married at 10 Months Old, This 19-Year-Old Now Wants Her Marriage Annulled
    Girls & Women

    Married at 10 Months Old, This 19-Year-Old Now Wants Her Marriage Annulled

    By Daniele Selby|April 11, 2018

    "I do not accept child marriage. I want to study," she said. Read more