#Women's Rights

  • Article: 2017 Was Especially Dangerous for Female Journalists
    Girls & Women

    2017 Was Especially Dangerous for Female Journalists

    By Daniele Selby|Dec. 22, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    An unusually high number of journalists killed this year were women. Read more

  • Article: Sweden May Soon Require Explicit Consent for Sex
    Girls & Women

    Sweden May Soon Require Explicit Consent for Sex

    By Daniele Selby|Dec. 21, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Swedish politicians said the #MeToo movement has revealed a need for stricter laws. Read more

  • Article: 11 Triumphs for Women and Girls in 2017
    Girls & Women

    11 Triumphs for Women and Girls in 2017

    By Daniele Selby|Dec. 21, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    There’s still more to do, but let’s take a moment to celebrate all that we’ve accomplished so far. Read more

  • Article: 6 Things We Want to See in 2018 — But We’re Going to Need Your Help
    AdvocacyCitizenship

    6 Things We Want to See in 2018 — But We’re Going to Need Your Help

    By Imogen Calderwood|Dec. 21, 2017

    Want a sneak 2018 preview? Let's do this! Read more

  • Article: 12 Times Women Nevertheless Persisted in 2017
    Girls & Women

    12 Times Women Nevertheless Persisted in 2017

    By Daniele Selby  and  Olivia Kestin|Dec. 19, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    From the Women’s March to national protests, women this year were a force to be reckoned with. Read more

  • Article: Fear of a #MeToo Backlash Could Silence Women's Voices, Experts Warn
    Citizenship

    Fear of a #MeToo Backlash Could Silence Women's Voices, Experts Warn

    Dec. 13, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "We can't allow this fear of accusations to be an excuse for the backlash." Read more

  • Article: This Man Has Saved Over 2,500 Children From Human Trafficking in India
    Girls & Women

    This Man Has Saved Over 2,500 Children From Human Trafficking in India

    By Imogen Calderwood|Dec. 8, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Global Citizen met Ajeet Singh in London. Read more

  • Article: 2017 Was A Good Year for Saudi Women, But There’s Still A Long Way to Go
    Girls & Women

    2017 Was A Good Year for Saudi Women, But There’s Still A Long Way to Go

    By Daniele Selby|Dec. 6, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Saudi Arabia’s guardianship system is still firmly in place, restricting women’s independence. Read more