#Gender Equality

  • Article: Saudi Arabia Will No Longer Require Gender-Segregated Entrances in Restaurants

    Saudi Arabia Will No Longer Require Gender-Segregated Entrances in Restaurants

    By Catherine Caruso|Dec. 10, 2019

    Restaurants were previously required to provide separate entrances for women and unaccompanied men. Read more

  • Article: 'When You Shine, the Whole World Is Illuminated,' Melinda Gates Tells Johannesburg Audience

    'When You Shine, the Whole World Is Illuminated,' Melinda Gates Tells Johannesburg Audience

    By Itumeleng Letsoalo|Dec. 6, 2019

    Gates joined journalist Redi Tlhabi to talk gender equality and her book "The Moment of Lift." Read more

  • Article: This Ugandan Filmmaker is Using Art to Inspire Real Life Action Against Gender-Based Violence

    This Ugandan Filmmaker is Using Art to Inspire Real Life Action Against Gender-Based Violence

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Dec. 4, 2019

    Her work tackles everything from HIV stigma, to breaking the silence around sexual violence. Read more

  • Article: Global Citizen Election Guide 2019: Where All UK Parties Stand on Climate Change, Feminism, and Extreme Poverty

    Global Citizen Election Guide 2019: Where All UK Parties Stand on Climate Change, Feminism, and Extreme Poverty

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Dec. 3, 2019

    Everything you need to know about the three issues we know you care about. Read more

  • Article: 8 Astonishing Things UK Aid Has Made Happen Since 2015 That You Should Definitely Know About
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    8 Astonishing Things UK Aid Has Made Happen Since 2015 That You Should Definitely Know About

    By Helen Lock|Nov. 26, 2019

    From fighting FGM to tackling climate change — here are the highlights of five years of UK aid. Read more

  • Article: Australia Aims to Break World Record Attendance for a Women’s Sporting Event

    Australia Aims to Break World Record Attendance for a Women’s Sporting Event

    By Madeleine Keck|Nov. 17, 2019

    The Australian women’s cricket team is the best-ranked women’s team in the world. Read more

  • Article: World Leaders Recommit to Transform the World for Girls and Women by 2030 at Nairobi Summit

    World Leaders Recommit to Transform the World for Girls and Women by 2030 at Nairobi Summit

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Nov. 15, 2019

    Over 1,200 announcements and commitments will address maternal deaths, family planning, and more. Read more

  • Article: South African Student Uyinene Mrwetyana's Killer Has Just Been Handed 3 Life Sentences

    South African Student Uyinene Mrwetyana's Killer Has Just Been Handed 3 Life Sentences

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe  and  Itumeleng Letsoalo|Nov. 15, 2019

    Mrwetyana’s killing reignited widespread outrage against gender-based violence in South Africa. Read more