#Women and Girls

  • Article: 5 Powerful Points Made By Kenya's President at Kickoff of Major Global Family Planning Conference

    5 Powerful Points Made By Kenya's President at Kickoff of Major Global Family Planning Conference

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Nov. 14, 2019

    Global Citizen's at the International Conference on Population and Development in Nairobi. Read more

  • Article: Women Make Up 52% of the Cabinet in Rwanda. Here’s Why It’s a Big Deal.

    Women Make Up 52% of the Cabinet in Rwanda. Here’s Why It’s a Big Deal.

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Nov. 12, 2019

    “Now that your numbers are increasing in these positions, why don’t you use that?” Read more

  • Article: South African Rugby Captain Urges Women to Break Stereotypes Through Sport

    South African Rugby Captain Urges Women to Break Stereotypes Through Sport

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Nov. 11, 2019

    "Our own dreams are not too big, too wild, too impossible to achieve." Read more

  • Article: The UK Just Committed £425M So Every Woman and Adolescent Girl Can Control Her Own Future

    The UK Just Committed £425M So Every Woman and Adolescent Girl Can Control Her Own Future

    By Helen Lock|Nov. 6, 2019

    It comes after thousands of Global Citizens took action so that #SheCanPlan. Read more

  • Article: Dressed in Colours Worn by Her Rapist, South African Woman Walks 700km to Inspire Hope

    Dressed in Colours Worn by Her Rapist, South African Woman Walks 700km to Inspire Hope

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Oct. 28, 2019

    Leilani Kuter walked 27km a day for 27 days to mark 27 years since becoming a rape survivor. Read more

  • Article: This Organization Just Launched an Illustrated Book Collection to Promote Girls of Color

    This Organization Just Launched an Illustrated Book Collection to Promote Girls of Color

    By Jackie Marchildon|Oct. 11, 2019

    NABU Publishing is connecting children through storytelling from Haiti to the US. Read more

  • Article: Helen Mirren: 'I See Young Women Taking Control of Their Own Destiny'

    Helen Mirren: 'I See Young Women Taking Control of Their Own Destiny'

    Oct. 1, 2019

    "Why did #MeToo happen? Something cracked." Read more

  • Article: Women Artists Take Over Brisbane for the City’s Largest Display of Female Street Art

    Women Artists Take Over Brisbane for the City’s Largest Display of Female Street Art

    By Madeleine Keck|Aug. 23, 2019

    Australian female artists are paid 25% less than their male equivalents. Read more