#Girls and women

  • Article: Why I was thanked for being Australian

    Why I was thanked for being Australian

    By d'Arcy Lunn |March 11, 2016

    Here’s the global scale of what AusAid does and why it cannot be cut. Read more

  • Article: The number of women worldwide using contraception is on the rise

    The number of women worldwide using contraception is on the rise

    By Katherine Curtiss |March 9, 2016

    Modern contraception is a game changer for women, worldwide Read more

  • Article: What to say to your boyfriend (or your guy friends) on International Women’s Day

    What to say to your boyfriend (or your guy friends) on International Women’s Day

    By Gina Darnaud |March 8, 2016

    True equality involves everyone, so why not!? Read more

  • Article: A female-led mosque opens in Denmark

    A female-led mosque opens in Denmark

    By Gina Darnaud |Feb. 18, 2016

    Females who once felt like strangers now find strength in numbers. Read more

  • Video: This disturbing video is a reminder that child marriage is no storybook tale

    This disturbing video is a reminder that child marriage is no storybook tale

    From UNICEF|Nov. 1, 2015

    Trading a teddy bear for a veil is unfair. Read more

  • Article: 6 Ways energy poverty threatens health care for the poorest

    6 Ways energy poverty threatens health care for the poorest

    From ONE|Oct. 10, 2015

    Lack of access to electricity is having a negative effect on sub-Saharan medical care facilities. Read more

  • Article: Is sustainability good for women?

    Is sustainability good for women?

    From Naked Condoms|May 29, 2015

    While the growth may alleviate poverty, that growth is not worthwhile if it destroys its community. Read more