#Girls and women

  • Article: Why Experts Say Tucker Carlson Is Totally Wrong About Child Marriage
    Girls & Women

    Why Experts Say Tucker Carlson Is Totally Wrong About Child Marriage

    By Joe McCarthy|March 11, 2019

    Thousands of girls get married in the US each year. Read more

  • Article: Saudi Arabia Just Appointed Its First Female Ambassador to the US
    Girls & Women

    Saudi Arabia Just Appointed Its First Female Ambassador to the US

    By Sushmita Roy|Feb. 25, 2019

    A women's rights advocate, Princess Reema takes the position as all eyes are on the country. Read more

  • Article: This Savings Scheme Turned R2 Contributions Into R5.1 million
    PartnerFinance & Innovation

    This Savings Scheme Turned R2 Contributions Into R5.1 million

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Nov. 30, 2018|Nedbank

    “Some economic security, no matter how small, is a giant step towards empowering communities." Read more

  • Article: Innovating The Future To Close The Gender Gap In South Africa
    PartnerGirls & Women

    Innovating The Future To Close The Gender Gap In South Africa

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Nov. 28, 2018|Motsepe Foundation

    The Motsepe Foundation is increasing the number of girls and women in Science and Technology. Read more

  • Article: Ohio May Change ‘16th Century’ Child Marriage Laws
    Girls & Women

    Ohio May Change ‘16th Century’ Child Marriage Laws

    By David Brand|Feb. 14, 2018

    Current Ohio law enables girls to marry at age if they are pregnant. Read more

  • Article: Popular British TV Drama to Feature Female Genital Mutilation Plotline
    Girls & Women

    Popular British TV Drama to Feature Female Genital Mutilation Plotline

    Jan. 18, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "I thought this would be a fascinating story." Read more

  • Article: This Dynamic Duo Is Riding Bikes for Girls’ Education
    Education

    This Dynamic Duo Is Riding Bamboo Bikes for Girls’ Education

    By Krista Watson|July 27, 2016

    These two are taking a 2,700 mile bike ride for a good cause. Read more

  • Article: How 1 app is saving 100s of girls from child marriage
    Girls & Women

    How 1 app is saving 100s of girls from child marriage

    By Joe McCarthy|May 6, 2016

    Girls who have control over their bodies and future go on to make great contributions to society. Read more