#Gender equality

  • 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

  • Article: WWE Superstar Seth Rollins Backs Gender Equality Because 'Iron Sharpens Iron'

    WWE Superstar Seth Rollins Backs Gender Equality Because 'Iron Sharpens Iron'

    By Joe McCarthy|WWE|Nov. 6, 2019

    Empowering women empowers all of us, highlights ally Rollins. Read more

  • Article: 5 Apps That Champion Gender Equality Around the World

    5 Apps That Champion Gender Equality Around the World

    By Jackie Marchildon|June 6, 2019

    Women Deliver’s “Appy Hour” showcased 18 apps working to advance progress for girls and women. Read more

  • Article: Malaysia Just Elected Its First Female Top Judge

    Malaysia Just Elected Its First Female Top Judge

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|May 3, 2019

    Women rights groups hope to tackle low conviction rates in domestic violence and rape cases. Read more

  • Article: Malaysia's Book Investigation Prompts Outrage Among Muslim Women's Rights Activists

    Malaysia's Book Investigation Prompts Outrage Among Muslim Women's Rights Activists

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|April 17, 2019

    This seems to follow the ongoing effort to regulate women's attires. Read more

  • Article: How Zimbabwe's All-Women Anti-Poaching Unit Sparked a Movement

    How Zimbabwe's All-Women Anti-Poaching Unit Sparked a Movement

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 28, 2019

    Now, the model could be rolled out throughout the African continent. Read more

  • Article: Hindu Temple in India to Let Menstruating Women Enter After Centuries-Long Ban

    Hindu Temple in India to Let Menstruating Women Enter After Centuries-Long Ban

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 6, 2019

    The decision follows months of unrest. Read more