#The Netherlands

  • Article: The Netherlands' New Burqa Ban Could Stop Girls From Going to School

    The Netherlands' New Burqa Ban Could Stop Girls From Going to School

    By Leah Rodriguez|Aug. 2, 2019

    Bans on religious clothing lay the groundwork for hatred, fear, and racism. Read more

  • Article: Dutch University Only Accepting Women's Job Applications to Fix Its Gender Bias Problem

    Dutch University Only Accepting Women's Job Applications to Fix Its Gender Bias Problem

    By Leah Rodriguez  and  Gaëlle Langué|June 24, 2019

    In the Netherlands, nearly 38% of engineers and scientists are women. Read more

  • Article: Norway Commits $10 Million for Women's Healthcare as Part of #SheDecides Fund

    Norway Commits $10 Million for Women's Healthcare as Part of #SheDecides Fund

    By Cassie Carothers|Feb. 20, 2017

    Nearly 50,000 women die a year as a result of unsafe abortions. Read more

  • Article: Amsterdam Is Transforming a Former Prison Into a Thriving Center for Refugees

    Amsterdam Is Transforming a Former Prison Into a Thriving Center for Refugees

    By Yosola Olorunshola|Feb. 7, 2017

    A place where — despite the location — refugees are not treated as criminals. Read more

  • Article: The Netherlands Sets Up Abortion Fund in Challenge to Trump Policy

    The Netherlands Sets Up Abortion Fund in Challenge to Trump Policy

    By Yosola Olorunshola|CHIME FOR CHANGE|Jan. 25, 2017

    Sexual and reproductive health is a global issue. Read more

  • Article: Empty prisons become homes for refugees in the Netherlands

    Empty prisons become homes for refugees in the Netherlands

    By Joe McCarthy|May 18, 2016

    It shouldn't be a radical idea to use them to give a home people without anywhere to go. Read more