#Women & Girls

  • Article: NASA Abandons First All-Female Spacewalk Due to Lack of Suits for Women
    Girls & Women

    NASA Abandons First All-Female Spacewalk Due to Lack of Suits for Women

    By Daniele Selby|March 26, 2019

    Anne McClain and Christina Koch were scheduled to make the history making trip on Friday. Read more

  • Article: Women Are Vital to the Global Health Workforce, Yet Men Are Still in Charge: Report
    Health

    Women Are Vital to the Global Health Workforce, Yet Men Are Still in Charge: Report

    By Jackie Marchildon|March 22, 2019

    The global health force is 70% women — but only 25% of women have senior roles. Read more

  • Article: Amal Clooney and Prince Charles Teamed Up to Create an Award to Empower Women
    Girls & Women

    Amal Clooney and Prince Charles Teamed Up to Create an Award to Empower Women

    By Daniele Selby|March 19, 2019

    The award will recognize young women whose work has impacted their communities. Read more

  • Article: Moms Across Africa Are 50 Times More Likely to Die From C-Sections Than in Developed Countries: Study
    Health

    Moms Across Africa Are 50 Times More Likely to Die From C-Sections Than in Developed Countries: Study

    By Jackie Marchildon|March 18, 2019

    Every day, more than 800 women die due to preventable pregnancy and childbirth complications. Read more

  • Article: Steph Curry Designed New Sneakers With a 9-Year-Old Girl — and Women in STEM Will Benefit
    Education

    Steph Curry Designed New Sneakers With a 9-Year-Old Girl — and Women in STEM Will Benefit

    By Leah Rodriguez|March 11, 2019

    For Riley Morrison, a fan letter went a long way. Read more

  • Article: Always Wants to End Period Poverty to Keep More Girls in School
    PartnerGirls & Women

    Always Wants to End Period Poverty to Keep More Girls in School

    By Joe McCarthy|March 8, 2019|P&G

    The brand continues its global campaign that has donated more than 30 million pads to girls in need. Read more

  • Article: Barbie's New Lineup Features Journalists, Photographers, Activists, and More
    Girls & Women

    Barbie's New Lineup Features Journalists, Photographers, Activists, and More

    By Imogen Calderwood  and  Erica Sanchez|March 6, 2019

    It’s toy company Mattel’s largest lineup of global female role models. Read more

  • Article: This Airline Will No Longer Force Female Cabin Crew to Wear Makeup
    Girls & Women

    This Airline Will No Longer Force Female Cabin Crew to Wear Makeup

    By Imogen Calderwood|March 4, 2019

    It’s a “significant” change in an industry plagued by sexual harassment and objectification. Read more