#Women's Rights

  • Article: Tanzania's President Advises Women to Stop Using Birth Control to Boost Population
    Girls & Women

    Tanzania's President Advises Women to Stop Using Birth Control to Boost Population

    By Daniele Selby|Sept. 11, 2018

    President Magufuli said that family planning is for "lazy" people. Read more

  • Article: Saudi Arabia Arrests Egyptian Man for Eating Breakfast With Woman
    Girls & Women

    Saudi Arabia Arrests Egyptian Man for Eating Breakfast With Woman

    By Leah Rodriguez|Sept. 11, 2018

    The two violated the Gulf kingdom’s conservative Islamic laws. Read more

  • Article: Sandi Toksvig Reveals QI Paid Her 40% of Former Host Stephen Fry's Salary
    Girls & Women

    Sandi Toksvig Reveals QI Paid Her 40% of Former Host Stephen Fry's Salary

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 10, 2018

    She said she's paid about the same as contestant Alan Davis, despite being a host. Read more

  • Article: The UK Might Actually Make Misogyny a Hate Crime
    Girls & Women

    The UK Might Actually Make Misogyny a Hate Crime

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 7, 2018

    “For the first time we are now saying as a country that misogyny is not a part of life.” Read more

  • Article: Indonesian Restaurant Law Bans Women and Men Eating Together
    Girls & Women

    Indonesian Restaurant Law Bans Women and Men Eating Together

    By Leah Rodriguez|Sept. 6, 2018

    Dining out in Bireuën requires male relatives be present. Read more

  • Article: Panama's First Indigenous Beauty Queen Is Breaking Down Social Barriers
    Girls & Women

    Panama's First Indigenous Beauty Queen Is Breaking Down Social Barriers

    Sept. 3, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Rosa Montezuma hopes to show other indigenous women that they can overcome prejudice. Read more

  • Article: Majority of Egyptians OK With Sexual Harassment if Woman Dressed 'Provocatively': Poll
    Girls & Women

    Majority of Egyptians OK With Sexual Harassment if Woman Dressed 'Provocatively': Poll

    By Joanna Prisco|Aug. 23, 2018

    A recent video has ignited a debate as to whether a female’s clothing limits a man’s responsibility. Read more

  • Article: 3 Issues South Africa Needs to Address as We Celebrate Women's Month
    OpinionGirls & Women

    3 Issues South Africa Needs to Address as We Celebrate Women's Month

    By Hlumelo Siphe Williams|Aug. 16, 2018

    We still have a long way to go. Read more