#Gender Based Discrimination

  • Article: South African Hospitals 'Forcibly Sterilised' Pregnant Women With HIV: Report

    South African Hospitals 'Forcibly Sterilised' Pregnant Women With HIV: Report

    By Itumeleng Letsoalo|Feb. 27, 2020

    “You must be closed up because you HIV people like making babies and it just annoys us.” Read more

  • Article: Closing the Wage Gap for Female Refugees Could Generate $1.4 Trillion Annually

    Closing the Wage Gap for Female Refugees Could Generate $1.4 Trillion Annually

    By Sushmita Roy|July 30, 2019

    In the US alone, refugee women could contribute an additional $1.6 billion to GDP. Read more

  • Article: LGBTQ Students Fought for More Gender Equality in NYC Schools — and Won

    LGBTQ Students Fought for More Gender Equality in NYC Schools — and Won

    By Leah Rodriguez|July 9, 2019

    Youth advocates demanded more Title IX staff to support girls, students of color, and LGBTQ youth. Read more

  • Article: Janet Jackson Has Fought for Social Justice — On and Off Stage — for Decades

    Janet Jackson Has Fought for Social Justice — On and Off Stage — for Decades

    By Daniele Selby|Sept. 13, 2018

    Jackson may seem to be a shy personality — but she’s never shied away from activism. Read more