#Female Leadership

  • Feature: Gender Equality Faces New Set of Obstacles Amid COVID-19 Crisis: SDG Report 2020

    Gender Equality Faces New Set of Obstacles Amid COVID-19 Crisis: SDG Report 2020

    By Leah Rodriguez|July 29, 2020

    Despite progress in ending FGM and child marriage, COVID-19 to put girls and women at risk. Read more

  • Article: Global Citizens Can Earn Tickets to Learn From Africa’s Biggest Bosses at SLAY Festival Johannesburg

    Global Citizens Can Earn Tickets to Learn From Africa’s Biggest Bosses at SLAY Festival Johannesburg

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Feb. 27, 2020

    We’ve got 20 pairs of tickets to give away. Read more

  • Article: The Winner of Miss Universe 2019 Represents a Victory for All Girls

    The Winner of Miss Universe 2019 Represents a Victory for All Girls

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Dec. 9, 2019

    Zozibini Tunzi said she wants girls to see themselves reflected in her. Read more

  • Article: How Teen Girls  Are Leading the Country of Kyrgyzstan to Space

    How Teen Girls Are Leading the Country of Kyrgyzstan to Space

    By Leah Rodriguez|Nov. 2, 2018

    Kyrgyz Space Program is crowdfunding the country’s first satellite. Read more

  • Article: Ethiopia Appoints First Female Supreme Court Head

    Ethiopia Appoints First Female Supreme Court Head

    By Leah Rodriguez|Nov. 1, 2018

    Women’s rights activist and lawyer Meaza Ashenafi was sworn in Thursday. Read more

  • Article: Ethiopia Elects Its First Female President Ever

    Ethiopia Elects Its First Female President Ever

    By Daniele Selby|Oct. 25, 2018

    Sahle-Work Zewde is taking on the role after the former president resigned on Wednesday. Read more

  • Article: Mexico City Just Elected Its First Female Mayor

    Mexico City Just Elected Its First Female Mayor

    By Daniele Selby  and  Erica Sanchez|July 3, 2018

    Claudia Sheinbaum is a fearless scientist and environmentalist. Read more

  • Article: $500 Million Fund Aims to Support African Women in Business

    $500 Million Fund Aims to Support African Women in Business

    From News Deeply|May 29, 2018

    The UN fund is dedicated to supporting women-led companies on the African continent. Read more