#Gender equality

  • Article: Top 10 Countries Improving on the SDGs as Global Progress Stalls Due to COVID-19

    Top 10 Countries Improving on the SDGs as Global Progress Stalls Due to COVID-19

    By Joe McCarthy|July 9, 2020

    The pandemic has “erased” progress on the Sustainable Development Goals. Read more

  • Article: 3 Incredible Moments From 'Global Goal: Unite for Our Future — The Summit'

    3 Incredible Moments From 'Global Goal: Unite for Our Future — The Summit'

    By Jackie Marchildon|June 27, 2020

    From world leaders to activists to artists, the summit showcased global conversations of unity. Read more

  • Article: Millions of Women Went on Strike in Mexico to Protest Gender-Based Violence

    Millions of Women Went on Strike in Mexico to Protest Gender-Based Violence

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Leah Rodriguez|March 10, 2020

    Women boycotted lectures at universities and stayed home from work across the country. Read more

  • Article: The 1995 Beijing Declaration Promised Gender Equality — But It Has Fallen Short

    The 1995 Beijing Declaration Promised Gender Equality — But It Has Fallen Short

    By Joe McCarthy|March 10, 2020

    The document, written 25 years ago, is startlingly relevant today. Read more

  • Article: 90% of People Around the World Are Biased Against Women: Report

    90% of People Around the World Are Biased Against Women: Report

    By Joe McCarthy|March 6, 2020

    These deeply rooted perceptions prevent women from achieving full equality. Read more

  • Article: This Short Film on FGM Inspired Important Conversations at the UN

    This Short Film on FGM Inspired Important Conversations at the UN

    By Leah Rodriguez|Feb. 11, 2020

    68 million girls are still at risk of undergoing the procedure in the next 10 years. Read more

  • Article: Human Rights Advocates Demand Policy Change in Cyprus After British Teen Gets Prison Sentence for Dropping Rape Charges

    Human Rights Advocates Demand Policy Change in Cyprus After British Teen Gets Prison Sentence for Dropping Rape Charges

    By Leah Rodriguez|Jan. 7, 2020

    The woman was sentenced to four months in jail, suspended for three years. Read more

  • Article: We Caught Up With Schoolgirls Impacted by Always’ Sanitary Pad Programme in South Africa

    We Caught Up With Schoolgirls Impacted by Always’ Sanitary Pad Programme in South Africa

    By Itumeleng Letsoalo|Dec. 9, 2019

    No girl should be missing school because of their period. Read more