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  • Article: 5 Reasons to Celebrate Midwives Today — and Every Day
    AdvocacyHealth

    5 Reasons to Celebrate Midwives Today — and Every Day

    By Sushmita Roy|May 3, 2019

    In some countries, nurses and midwives make up 63% of the health care workforce. Read more

  • Article: Handing Out Condoms in Schools Could Be the Secret to Fighting HIV, UN Says
    Health

    Handing Out Condoms in Schools Could Be the Secret to Fighting HIV, UN Says

    By Leah Rodriguez|Feb. 19, 2019

    Teens make better decisions with access and education. Read more

  • Feature: London Fashion Week Just Took a Stand on FGM and Women's Reproductive Rights
    FeatureGirls & Women

    London Fashion Week Just Took a Stand on FGM and Women's Reproductive Rights

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 19, 2019

    What does a fashion show inspired by 25 years of reproductive rights look like? We went to find out. Read more

  • Article: This 14-Year-Old Went Straight to the Police When Her Parents Tried to Force Her to Marry
    AdvocacyGirls & Women

    This 14-Year-Old Went Straight to the Police When Her Parents Tried to Force Her to Marry

    By James Hitchings-Hales  and  Carmen Singer|Nov. 20, 2018

    Here’s how girls like Mestawet Mekuria are empowered to control their own lives. Read more

  • Article: Young People Just United at Orange Farm for a Festival All About Empowering People on Health
    AdvocacyHealth

    Young People Just United at Orange Farm for a Festival All About Empowering People on Health

    By Thato Mahlangu|Nov. 16, 2018

    "You are the future of the world." Read more

  • Article: 10,000 Women and Girls in Peru to Receive Reproductive Health Care After Deadly Flood
    Girls & Women

    10,000 Women and Girls in Peru to Receive Reproductive Health Care After Deadly Flood

    By Tess Sohngen|Aug. 22, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Natural disasters can heighten the risk of gender-based violence. Read more

  • Article: Global Citizen Mourns the Death of Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin
    Girls & Women

    Global Citizen Mourns the Death of Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin

    By Leticia Pfeffer|June 6, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    The former UNFPA Director dedicated his life to fighting for women's health. Read more

  • Article: 10 things women and girls could be doing if they weren’t fetching water
    Girls & Women

    10 things women and girls could be doing if they weren’t fetching water

    By Clea Guy-Allen|Sept. 22, 2014

    There are more important things to be doing. Read more