#India

  • Article: This Program Empowers the World's Girls by Bringing Health Classes to Their Communities
    Health

    This Program Empowers the World's Girls by Bringing Health Classes to Their Communities

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 18, 2019

    “We’re arming girls and young women to make decisions for themselves.” Read more

  • Article: 9 Times Completely Fearless Women Took on the Law and Won
    Girls & Women

    9 Times Completely Fearless Women Took on the Law and Won

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 17, 2019

    Because we can all make change happen. Read more

  • Article: Indian Woman Becomes First Female to Climb Previously Male-Only Mountain Peak
    Girls & Women

    Indian Woman Becomes First Female to Climb Previously Male-Only Mountain Peak

    By Daniele Selby|Jan. 16, 2019

    The Agasthyakoodam peak is home to a statue of a celibate sage. Read more

  • Article: World's Longest Line of Sanitary Pads Aims to Destroy Period Stigma
    Water & Sanitation

    World's Longest Line of Sanitary Pads Aims to Destroy Period Stigma

    By Madeleine Keck|Jan. 15, 2019

    The sanitary pad installation sought to advance menstrual hygiene and women's health in India. Read more

  • Article: 16-Year-Old Indian Girl Murdered in Alleged 'Honor Killing' After Eloping
    Girls & Women

    16-Year-Old Indian Girl Murdered in Alleged 'Honor Killing' After Eloping

    By Leah Rodriguez|Jan. 11, 2019

    Outraged supporters seek justice after her brutal death. Read more

  • Article: These Indian Patients Wait for Months in Tents to Receive Hospital Care
    Health

    These Indian Patients Wait for Months in Tents to Receive Hospital Care

    By Jerica Deck|Jan. 10, 2019

    The AllMS India Medical Science Center has about 8,000 visitors per day. Read more

  • Article: Indian Garment Industry Vows to Stop Abusive Child Labor
    Citizenship

    Indian Garment Industry Vows to Stop Abusive Child Labor

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 9, 2019

    Globally, 218 million children are engaged in labor of some kind. Read more

  • Article: Women in India Can Finally Hike Sacred Peak — But There Are New Concerns
    Girls & Women

    Women in India Can Finally Hike Sacred Peak — But There Are New Concerns

    By Leah Rodriguez|Jan. 8, 2019

    Safety is a growing issue. Read more