#Women & girls

  • Article: Malala's Dad Says He Wants to Dismantle the Patriarchy
    Girls & Women

    Malala's Dad Says He Wants to Dismantle the Patriarchy

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|June 21, 2019

    “I am sure of one thing: patriarchy is sheer stupidity.” Read more

  • Article: Hundreds of Women Sold as Brides Rescued in China
    Girls & Women

    Hundreds of Women Sold as Brides Rescued in China

    June 21, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    A rising number of women have been sold as brides in China. Read more

  • Article: Women Outperform Men After Medical Schools in Japan Stop Rigging Test Scores
    Girls & Women

    Women Outperform Men After Medical Schools in Japan Stop Rigging Test Scores

    By Joe McCarthy|June 20, 2019

    Thousands of women could have been denied a career in medicine. Read more

  • Article: Pakistan to Create 1,000 Courts to Combat Violence Against Women
    Girls & Women

    Pakistan to Create 1,000 Courts to Combat Violence Against Women

    June 20, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Pakistan sees thousands of cases of violence against women every year. Read more

  • Feature: 12 Female Climate Activists Who Are Saving the Planet
    FeatureEnvironment

    12 Female Climate Activists Who Are Saving the Planet

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|April 18, 2019

    From Kenya to Fiji, these activists are demanding change. Read more

  • Article: How Zimbabwe's All-Women Anti-Poaching Unit Sparked a Movement
    Environment

    How Zimbabwe's All-Women Anti-Poaching Unit Sparked a Movement

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 28, 2019

    Now, the model could be rolled out throughout the African continent. Read more

  • Article: 6 Super Bowl Ads That Put Gender Equality in the Spotlight
    Girls & Women

    6 Super Bowl Ads That Put Gender Equality in the Spotlight

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 4, 2019

    Serena Williams encouraged women to recognize their inherent power. Read more

  • Article: 14 Facts About FGM in the UK You Might Not Know
    Girls & Women

    14 Facts About FGM in the UK You Might Not Know

    Feb. 4, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    An estimated 137,000 women and girls in England and Wales have undergone FGM. Read more