#Women & Girls

  • Article: 15% of Female Students Have Been Sexually Assaulted by Another Student in Canada: Survey

    15% of Female Students Have Been Sexually Assaulted by Another Student in Canada: Survey

    By Jackie Marchildon|Nov. 5, 2019

    School boards are also lacking in policy when it comes to dealing with reports. Read more

  • Article: Almost 500,000 People in Burkina Faso Don’t Have Access to Food, Healthcare, and Education

    Almost 500,000 People in Burkina Faso Don’t Have Access to Food, Healthcare, and Education

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Nov. 1, 2019

    Armed conflicts that have swept through some parts of West Africa are having a devastating impact. Read more

  • Article: Lack of Access to a Range of Family Planning Options Leads to More Unplanned Pregnancies: Report

    Lack of Access to a Range of Family Planning Options Leads to More Unplanned Pregnancies: Report

    By Leah Rodriguez|Oct. 29, 2019

    The WHO released a new report that investigates contraception use in 36 low-middle income countries. Read more

  • Article: Meghan Markle Let Prince Harry Crash a Gender Equality Summit for a Brilliant Reason

    Meghan Markle Let Prince Harry Crash a Gender Equality Summit for a Brilliant Reason

    By Leah Rodriguez|Oct. 25, 2019

    The pair just joined youth leaders from around the world in London to talk feminism. Read more

  • Article: Jordan Urged to Stop Imprisoning Women Who Disobey Male Guardians

    Jordan Urged to Stop Imprisoning Women Who Disobey Male Guardians

    By Leah Rodriguez|Oct. 24, 2019

    Amnesty International released a new report exposing abuse in the country. Read more

  • Article: How These Drivers in South Africa Have Become First Responders in the Fight Against Gender Violence

    How These Drivers in South Africa Have Become First Responders in the Fight Against Gender Violence

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Oct. 23, 2019

    A community in the North-West province has found a smart way to support survivors. Read more

  • Article: Justin Trudeau Is Still Canada’s Prime Minister. Here’s What That Means for Global Citizens.

    Justin Trudeau Is Still Canada’s Prime Minister. Here’s What That Means for Global Citizens.

    By Jackie Marchildon|Oct. 22, 2019

    Now is the time for Canada to act to achieve the Global Goals. Read more

  • Article: Global Citizen and London's Vagina Museum Talk Sex Ed, Maternal Health, and Contraception

    Global Citizen and London's Vagina Museum Talk Sex Ed, Maternal Health, and Contraception

    By Charlene Pink|Oct. 18, 2019

    We asked: Are we denying girls their future? Read more