#Women &Girls

  • Article: These 5 women changed the face of medicine

    These 5 women changed the face of medicine

    By Katherine Curtiss |CHIME FOR CHANGE|April 11, 2016

    And one of them doesn’t even have a PhD. Read more

  • Article: This Pakistani girl wants to break cultural barriers by competing in the Olympics

    This Pakistani girl wants to break cultural barriers by competing in the Olympics

    By Katherine Curtiss |CHIME FOR CHANGE|March 10, 2016

    This Pakistani girl plans to break swimming records and gender stereotypes Read more

  • Article: The number of women worldwide using contraception is on the rise

    The number of women worldwide using contraception is on the rise

    By Katherine Curtiss |March 9, 2016

    Modern contraception is a game changer for women, worldwide Read more

  • Article: India's daughter that nobody is talking about

    India's daughter that nobody is talking about

    By Divpreet Kaur|Global Poverty Project|Dec. 9, 2015

    Despite laws against discrimination, India’s Dalit women carry the burden of gender, caste and class Read more

  • Article: These 2 Afghan women empower girls despite threat of Taliban

    These 2 Afghan women empower girls despite threat of Taliban

    By Olivia Howell|Global Poverty Project|Nov. 4, 2015

    Why we need to protect the women showing girls what they can be. Read more

  • Article: Gender violence should never be hidden behind closed doors

    Gender violence should never be hidden behind closed doors

    By Anna Strindberg |Global Poverty Project|Sept. 18, 2015

    Why Brazil needs to do more about the killing of women and girls. Read more

  • Article: 8 reasons why women can't get a good job

    8 reasons why women can't get a good job

    By Alison Shea|Global Poverty Project|June 9, 2015

    And you think it's hard to get a job after graduating? Read more

  • Article: Happy Menstrual Hygiene Day y’all

    Happy Menstrual Hygiene Day y’all

    By Natalie Prolman|May 27, 2015

    It's time to end the period taboo. Read more