#Politics

  • Article: India Elects a Record-Breaking Number of Women to Parliament
    Girls & Women

    India Elects a Record-Breaking Number of Women to Parliament

    May 24, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Women will make up about 15% of the lower house of parliament — less than the global average. Read more

  • Article: The Most Captivating Photos From 2018's Devastating and Inspiring Moments
    Citizenship

    The Most Captivating Photos From 2018's Devastating and Inspiring Moments

    By Daniele Selby  and  Olivia Kestin|Dec. 20, 2018

    These stunning images reflect the year's ups and downs, but give us hope for 2019. Read more

  • Article: A New Book About Winnie Mandela Changes Perspectives of Her Controversial Legacy
    Girls & Women

    A New Book About Winnie Mandela Changes Perspectives of Her Controversial Legacy

    By Thato Mahlangu|Dec. 20, 2018

    “The public sphere isn’t safe for women — certainly not women like Winnie.” Read more

  • Article: Australian Aid Saves Lives — But We Need to Do More
    Finance & Innovation

    Australian Aid Saves Lives — But We Need to Do More

    By Madeleine Keck|Dec. 18, 2018

    It is time Australia increased our ODA spending to 0.7%. Read more

  • Article: What Brazil's New President Means for Poverty, Inequality, and More
    Citizenship

    What Brazil's New President Means for Poverty, Inequality, and More

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Oct. 29, 2018

    “This is a complete earthquake in Brazilian political history.” Read more

  • Article: Female Politician Delivers Amazing Clapback After Sexist Comments in Parliamentary Hearing
    Girls & Women

    Female Politician Delivers Amazing Clapback After Sexist Comments in Parliamentary Hearing

    By Madeleine Keck|Oct. 28, 2018

    An "Office for Men"? It’s called Parliament. Read more

  • Article: World Polio Day Parliamentary Event Unites the Australian Parliament
    ImpactHealth

    World Polio Day Parliamentary Event Unites the Australian Parliament

    By Madeleine Keck|Oct. 21, 2018

    "We’ve come a long way already, and one last push will finish polio.” Read more

  • Article: Hungary Bans Gender Studies in Universities: 'It's Not a Science'
    Education

    Hungary Bans Gender Studies in Universities: 'It's Not a Science'

    By Joanna Prisco|Oct. 18, 2018

    No new courses in the subject will be permitted or receive federal funding. Read more