#Women & girls

  • Article: 13 Famous Men Who Boldly Stood Up for Women in 2018
    Girls & Women

    13 Famous Men Who Boldly Stood Up for Women in 2018

    By Joe McCarthy|Dec. 12, 2018

    “I’m feeling more driven than ever — to help out women.” Read more

  • Article: Arizona Elects First Openly Bisexual Senator in US History
    Girls & Women

    Arizona Elects First Openly Bisexual Senator in US History

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 13, 2018

    Kyrsten Sinema is a champion of health care, women’s rights, and immigration reform. Read more

  • Article: These 2 Politicians Just Became the First Muslim Women Elected to Congress
    Girls & Women

    These 2 Politicians Just Became the First Muslim Women Elected to Congress

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 7, 2018

    “Here in Minnesota we don’t only welcome immigrants, we send them to Washington.” Read more

  • Article: Countries Pledge to Take Action to Leave No Girl Behind
    ImpactEducation

    Countries Pledge to Take Action to Leave No Girl Behind

    By Neha Shah|Oct. 11, 2018

    Netherlands, Denmark and Norway make over $330M in commitments to education. Read more

  • Article: The Gambia Is Rewriting Sexist Laws to End Gender Discrimination
    ImpactGirls & Women

    The Gambia Is Rewriting Sexist Laws to End Gender Discrimination

    By Neha Shah|Oct. 3, 2018

    Thanks to Global Citizens, the country is set to #LeveltheLaw. Read more

  • Article: Janelle Monáe Is Ready to Topple the Patriarchy
    Citizenship

    Janelle Monáe Is Ready to Topple the Patriarchy

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 26, 2018

    “I’ve always understood the responsibility of an artist — but I feel it even greater now.” Read more

  • Article: Meet Some of the Local Experts Global Citizen Is Working With to Drive Impact in South Africa
    ImpactCitizenship

    Meet Some of the Local Experts Global Citizen Is Working With to Drive Impact in South Africa

    Aug. 21, 2018

    And why their knowledge will ensure your actions lift people out of poverty. Read more

  • Article: 4 Ways Nelson Mandela Fought for Women’s Rights
    Girls & Women

    4 Ways Nelson Mandela Fought for Women’s Rights

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|July 9, 2018

    “As long as women are bound by poverty, human rights will lack substance.” Read more