#Gender equality

  • Article: This South African Activist Wants to Make Sanitary Pads as Accessible as Condoms
    Water & Sanitation

    This South African Activist Wants to Make Sanitary Pads as Accessible as Condoms

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 14, 2018

    “I thought it was time to deconstruct the narrative and end the stigma.” Read more

  • Article: Ben & Jerry’s New Ice Cream Flavor Supports Climate and Women Activists
    Citizenship

    Ben & Jerry’s New Ice Cream Flavor Supports Climate and Women Activists

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 12, 2018

    The company has a long history of supporting social justice issues. Read more

  • Article: Daily Discrimination May Raise Women's Blood Pressure Over Time
    Girls & Women

    Daily Discrimination May Raise Women's Blood Pressure Over Time

    By Joanna Prisco|Oct. 12, 2018

    “Discrimination is just simply bad for your health.” Read more

  • Article: World Leaders Called for an End to Sexist Laws
    ImpactGirls & Women

    World Leaders Called for an End to Sexist Laws

    By Emma Oxenburgh|Oct. 11, 2018

    They want to #LevelTheLaw. Read more

  • Article: The Gambia Is Rewriting Sexist Laws to End Gender Discrimination
    ImpactGirls & Women

    The Gambia Is Rewriting Sexist Laws to End Gender Discrimination

    By Neha Shah|Oct. 3, 2018

    Thanks to Global Citizens, the country is set to #LeveltheLaw. Read more

  • Article: Janelle Monáe Is Ready to Topple the Patriarchy
    Citizenship

    Janelle Monáe Is Ready to Topple the Patriarchy

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 26, 2018

    “I’ve always understood the responsibility of an artist — but I feel it even greater now.” Read more

  • Article: What to Expect From This Week's United Nations Gathering
    Citizenship

    What to Expect From This Week's United Nations Gathering

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 25, 2018

    “There is no way forward but collective, common-sense action for the common good.” Read more

  • Article: 4 Ways Nelson Mandela Fought for Women’s Rights
    Girls & Women

    4 Ways Nelson Mandela Fought for Women’s Rights

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|July 9, 2018

    “As long as women are bound by poverty, human rights will lack substance.” Read more