#Women Deliver

  • Article: I Worked With a Community in Tanzania to Create a Film About Teenage Pregnancy
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    I Worked With a Community in Tanzania to Create a Film About Teenage Pregnancy

    June 24, 2019

    Filmmaker Justin Spray explores "poverty porn", girls' education, and the power of stories. Read more

  • Article: 'Future of Africa Depends on Women': Head of UN Women Calls to Double Gender Equal Cabinets

    'Future of Africa Depends on Women': Head of UN Women Calls to Double Gender Equal Cabinets

    June 10, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka says balanced cabinets make better decisions both for women and society. Read more

  • Article: Women Spend Up to 10 Times More Time on Unpaid Care Than Men: Report

    Women Spend Up to 10 Times More Time on Unpaid Care Than Men: Report

    By Jackie Marchildon  and  Gaëlle Langué|June 6, 2019

    No country sees men doing 50% of unpaid care. Read more

  • Article: 5 Apps That Champion Gender Equality Around the World

    5 Apps That Champion Gender Equality Around the World

    By Jackie Marchildon|June 6, 2019

    Women Deliver’s “Appy Hour” showcased 18 apps working to advance progress for girls and women. Read more

  • Article: Kenya Bans Single-Use Plastics From Beaches and Parks

    Kenya Bans Single-Use Plastics From Beaches and Parks

    By Gabrielle Deonath|June 6, 2019

    The law goes into effect June 2020 and is one of Kenya’s many efforts to clean up the environment. Read more

  • Article: 60% of Young Women Feel They Have to Work Harder Than Men to Earn Respect: Report

    60% of Young Women Feel They Have to Work Harder Than Men to Earn Respect: Report

    By Jackie Marchildon  and  Gaëlle Langué|June 5, 2019

    Plan International released its findings at the Women Deliver conference in Vancouver. Read more

  • Article: Canada Just Made a Massive Commitment to Women and Children's Health and Reproductive Rights
    ImpactHealth

    Canada Just Made a Massive Commitment to Women and Children's Health and Reproductive Rights

    By Jonah Kanter|June 4, 2019

    This historic pledge is in response to the actions of over 36,000 Global Citizens. Read more

  • Article: Over 90% of Girls Think Female Leaders Face Unwanted Touching and Unfair Treatment

    Over 90% of Girls Think Female Leaders Face Unwanted Touching and Unfair Treatment

    June 4, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Girls want to become leaders, but expect harassment and sexism when they get there. Read more