#Women's Rights

  • Article: 6 Times Women Got Paid Outrageously Less Than Men for Literally Doing the Same Job
    Girls & Women

    6 Times Women Got Paid Outrageously Less Than Men for Literally Doing the Same Job

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 28, 2018

    We're not done here. Read more

  • Article: India Abolishes Sexist Adultery Law in Win for Women's Rights
    Girls & Women

    India Abolishes Sexist Adultery Law in Win for Women's Rights

    By Joanna Prisco|Sept. 27, 2018

    Infidelity may be grounds for divorce, but it is no longer criminal. Read more

  • Article: Late MP Jo Cox Now Has a Square in Brussels Named After Her
    Citizenship

    Late MP Jo Cox Now Has a Square in Brussels Named After Her

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 27, 2018

    It’s a place where the “values she stood by can be remembered.” Read more

  • Article: Vietnam Just Got Its First Female President, but Activists Are Unimpressed
    Girls & Women

    Vietnam Just Got Its First Female President, but Activists Are Unimpressed

    Sept. 24, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Activists say her appointment is symbolically important, but unlikely to lead to real change. Read more

  • Article: 4 Powerful African Women You Need to Know
    Girls & Women

    4 Powerful African Women You Need to Know

    By Hlumelo Siphe Williams|Sept. 21, 2018

    In all sectors, women are being completely amazing. 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: Slutwalk Is Coming to Johannesburg Because Survivors Still Get Blamed for Being Raped
    Girls & Women

    Slutwalk Is Coming to Johannesburg Because Survivors Still Get Blamed for Being Raped

    By Thato Mahlangu|Sept. 17, 2018

    Global Citizen met with one of the event organisers to find out why Slutwalk is still so important. Read more

  • Article: Emmeline Pankhurst Will Stay Outside Parliament After Campaigners Fought Off Attempt to Move Her
    Girls & Women

    Emmeline Pankhurst Will Stay Outside Parliament After Campaigners Fought Off Attempt to Move Her

    By James Hitchings-Hales  and  Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 17, 2018

    A male MP tried to move a statue of the iconic suffragette, prompting a huge backlash. Read more