#Gender Equality

  • Article: International Charities Work to Help Malawi Girls Stay in School
    Education

    International Charities Work to Help Malawi Girls Stay in School

    Dec. 14, 2018|Voice of America

    Malawi has one of the highest rates of child marriage in the world. Read more

  • Article: Indonesia's Top Court Just Took a Major Step Toward Ending Child Marriage
    Girls & Women

    Indonesia's Top Court Just Took a Major Step Toward Ending Child Marriage

    By Daniele Selby|Dec. 13, 2018

    More than 1.4 million Indonesian girls and women alive today were married as children. Read more

  • Article: With US Federal FGM Law Struck Down, Attention Shifts to States
    Girls & Women

    With US Federal FGM Law Struck Down, Attention Shifts to States

    Dec. 11, 2018|Voice of America

    Now, Michigan has some of the toughest FGM laws in the country. Read more

  • Article: Women's Rights Definitely Won't Be Achieved Overnight, Study Confirms
    Girls & Women

    Women's Rights Definitely Won't Be Achieved Overnight, Study Confirms

    By Leah Rodriguez|Dec. 11, 2018

    Better get to work. Read more

  • Article: NYC's 'Fearless Girl' Statue Has Officially Moved
    Girls & Women

    NYC's 'Fearless Girl' Statue Has Officially Moved

    By Leah Rodriguez|Dec. 11, 2018

    She now faces the New York Stock Exchange. Read more

  • Article: South Africa Celebrates 100 Years of Woman of Fortitude, Albertina Sisulu, at Global Citizen Festival: Mandela 100
    Girls & Women

    South Africa Celebrates 100 Years of Woman of Fortitude, Albertina Sisulu, at Global Citizen Festival: Mandela 100

    By Mbali Kgame|Dec. 5, 2018

    “We honour and celebrate her legacy of charity.” Read more

  • Article: These Amazing Activists Just Inspired the Crowd at Global Citizen Festival: Mandela 100
    Citizenship

    These Amazing Activists Just Inspired the Crowd at Global Citizen Festival: Mandela 100

    By Thato Mahlangu|Dec. 5, 2018

    From gender equality to combating HIV/AIDS, these people are changing the world for the better. Read more

  • Article: Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg Wins First-Ever Global Citizen Prize for a World Leader
    Girls & Women

    Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg Wins First-Ever Global Citizen Prize for a World Leader

    By Thato Mahlangu|Dec. 2, 2018

    Solberg has received the inaugural prize for her commitment to fighting for equal rights for women. Read more