#Women Empowerment

  • Article: This Sushi Chef Started a School to Teach Women How to Run Successful Businesses

    This Sushi Chef Started a School to Teach Women How to Run Successful Businesses

    By Leah Rodriguez|June 11, 2019

    Yuki Chidui, one of Japan’s leading female sushi chefs, believes in the power of leadership. Read more

  • Article: Two Nepalese Women Will Climb Mount Everest to Shatter Sexist Expectations of Widows

    Two Nepalese Women Will Climb Mount Everest to Shatter Sexist Expectations of Widows

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|April 22, 2019

    In Nepal, widows are expected to mourn their husbands until their own deaths. Read more

  • Article: As Property Values Rise, More Indian Women Get What They're Owed — Their Inheritance

    As Property Values Rise, More Indian Women Get What They're Owed — Their Inheritance

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|March 13, 2019

    More women's family members are now pushing them to claim their property. Read more

  • Article: UK Launches Global Fund to Help End Period Poverty by 2050

    UK Launches Global Fund to Help End Period Poverty by 2050

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|March 4, 2019

    The government pledged to give 2 million pounds to organisations working to end period poverty. Read more

  • Article: Indonesian Startup Uses Road Safety to Drive Women's Empowerment

    Indonesian Startup Uses Road Safety to Drive Women's Empowerment

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Nov. 6, 2018

    As incomes increase, more people are buying vehicles, putting stress on the road network. Read more

  • Article: This Woman Opened a Gym So Women Can Defend Themselves. Now She's Trained Over 15,000

    This Woman Opened a Gym So Women Can Defend Themselves. Now She's Trained Over 15,000

    By Carlotta Mohamed|CHIME FOR CHANGE|Oct. 24, 2017

    In 2012, Lina Khalifeh opened the first women’s self-defense kickboxing studio in Jordan. Read more