#women empowerment

  • Article: Garment Workers in India Take to the Radio to Demand Their Rights
    Girls & Women

    Garment Workers in India Take to the Radio to Demand Their Rights

    Feb. 20, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Workers are speaking out against poor working conditions and treatment. Read more

  • Article: Women Aren't a Priority for Nearly Half of US and Canadian Companies: Report
    Girls & Women

    Women Aren't a Priority for Nearly Half of US and Canadian Companies: Report

    By Jackie Marchildon|Nov. 5, 2018

    Companies talk the talk, but they don’t walk the walk. Read more

  • Article: This Woman Is Marching 3,800km to Make India Safer for Women
    Girls & Women

    This Woman Is Marching 3,800km to Make India Safer for Women

    By Asmita Joshi|March 7, 2018

    Srishti Bakshi is on a mission to empower women. Read more

  • Article: The Women of South Sudan Are Tackling the Famine Crisis Themselves
    Girls & Women

    The Women of South Sudan Are Tackling the Famine Crisis Themselves

    Sept. 14, 2017|News Deeply and CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Many of the country’s women farmers are learning new skills to keep their families fed. Read more

  • Article: After Mumbai Floods, the Work of Rebuilding Family Life Falls to Women
    Girls & Women

    After Mumbai Floods, the Work of Rebuilding Family Life Falls to Women

    Sept. 7, 2017|News Deeply and CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Women in the city’s slums are working to restore their homes and care for family members. Read more

  • Article: This 26-Year-Old Political Newcomer Ran for Office, Lost, and Won’t Give Up
    Girls & Women

    This 26-Year-Old Political Newcomer Ran for Office, Lost, and Won’t Give Up

    By Gabriella Canal|June 9, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    The biracial, veteran, mother of two admitted that her “biggest critics were women.” Read more

  • Article: Africa Needs More Women Leaders — and This Network Wants to Help
    Girls & Women

    Africa Needs More Women Leaders — and This Network Wants to Help

    June 7, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "We will help women to participate in politics ... and support them in the face of intimidation." Read more

  • Article: How This Woman Launched Her Own Manufacturing Company To Bring Business Back To Tunisia
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    How This Woman Launched Her Own Manufacturing Company To Bring Business Back To Tunisia

    June 7, 2017|HP Inc.

    Yamina Ferchichi turns love of art into a business thanks to the Mashrou3i program. Read more