#Girls

  • Article: British Activist Nimco Ali Launches Global Bid to Ban FGM in Every Country by 2030

    British Activist Nimco Ali Launches Global Bid to Ban FGM in Every Country by 2030

    Sept. 25, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    She's calling on all countries to unite to protect 68 million at-risk by 2030. Read more

  • Article: Over 90% of Girls Think Female Leaders Face Unwanted Touching and Unfair Treatment

    Over 90% of Girls Think Female Leaders Face Unwanted Touching and Unfair Treatment

    June 4, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Girls want to become leaders, but expect harassment and sexism when they get there. Read more

  • Article: Barbie's New Lineup Features Journalists, Photographers, Activists, and More

    Barbie's New Lineup Features Journalists, Photographers, Activists, and More

    By Imogen Calderwood  and  Erica Sanchez|March 6, 2019

    It’s toy company Mattel’s largest lineup of global female role models. Read more

  • Article: 30 Female World Leaders Just Teamed Up to Stop the 'Erosion' of Women's Rights

    30 Female World Leaders Just Teamed Up to Stop the 'Erosion' of Women's Rights

    By Leah Rodriguez|Feb. 28, 2019

    A new group is pressing governments and societies to step up for equal rights. Read more

  • Article: A Pink ‘Tampon Taxi’ is Picking Up Passengers in London to Teach About Period Poverty

    A Pink ‘Tampon Taxi’ is Picking Up Passengers in London to Teach About Period Poverty

    By Joshua James Parfitt|Nov. 30, 2018

    The London cab will deliver 5,000 sanitary packs to homeless shelters and schools. Read more

  • Article: What It’s Like Growing Up as a Girl in the North of England

    What It’s Like Growing Up as a Girl in the North of England

    Oct. 25, 2018

    "I am clearly not an object please don’t treat me like one." Read more