#Women

  • Article: An All-Female Crew Is Set to Sail Around the World to Fight Ocean Plastic
    Environment

    An All-Female Crew Is Set to Sail Around the World to Fight Ocean Plastic

    July 10, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    More than 300 women will join the 2-year voyage, launching from the UK in October. Read more

  • Article: Social Good Businesses Led by Women and Young People Can Fix 'Any Problem': Nobel Winner
    Finance & Innovation

    Social Good Businesses Led by Women and Young People Can Fix 'Any Problem': Nobel Winner

    June 27, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Social businesses are set up specifically to tackle social and environmental problems. Read more

  • Article: New South Wales Elects a Female Premier for the First Time Ever
    Girls & Women

    New South Wales Elects a Female Premier for the First Time Ever

    By Madeleine Keck|March 26, 2019

    Berejiklian beat out Opposition Leader Michael Daley Saturday during the 2019 NSW State Election. Read more

  • Article: Viral Photo of Australian Athlete Tayla Harris Sparks Crucial Discussion About Sexism
    Girls & Women

    Viral Photo of Australian Athlete Tayla Harris Sparks Crucial Discussion About Sexism

    By Madeleine Keck|March 21, 2019

    "My hamstring is OK, but derogatory comments aren't." 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: 30 Female World Leaders Just Teamed Up to Stop the 'Erosion' of Women's Rights
    Girls & Women

    30 Female World Leaders Just Teamed Up to Stop the 'Erosion' of Women's Rights

    By Leah Rodriguez|Feb. 28, 2019

    A new group is pressing governments and societies to step up for equal rights. Read more

  • Article: The UK Is Committing £500,000 to Help Empower Women Through Work
    Citizenship

    The UK Is Committing £500,000 to Help Empower Women Through Work

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 7, 2019

    “We're tapping into previously ignored talent, addressing gender inequality… helping our economy." Read more

  • Article: 7 Grammy-Winning Artists Who Have Stood Up for Girls & Women
    Girls & Women

    7 Grammy-Winning Artists Who Have Stood Up for Girls & Women

    By Sophie Maes  and  Jerica Deck|Feb. 7, 2019

    These superstars are breaking boundaries and empowering women and girls around the world. Read more