#Women

  • Article: Tasmania Will Finally Change Sexual Abuse ‘Gag’ Laws Following Years of Survivor-Led Appeals

    Tasmania Will Finally Change Sexual Abuse ‘Gag’ Laws Following Years of Survivor-Led Appeals

    By Madeleine Keck|Oct. 23, 2019

    “Without my name or my face, it is not my story. It is just my words.” Read more

  • Article: A Record Number of Women Were Just Honored With Australia's Prime Minister’s Prizes for Science

    A Record Number of Women Were Just Honored With Australia's Prime Minister’s Prizes for Science

    By Madeleine Keck|Oct. 21, 2019

    “I hope this will inspire even more girls and women to be involved in STEM.” Read more

  • Article: The South African Parliament Calls on Police to Be Sensitive to Survivors of Rape

    The South African Parliament Calls on Police to Be Sensitive to Survivors of Rape

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Sept. 17, 2019

    It comes after a mother was turned away twice while trying to report the rape of her 3-year-old. Read more

  • Article: Meghan Markle Gives Sneak Peek of UK Charity Clothing Line to Help Women Looking for Work

    Meghan Markle Gives Sneak Peek of UK Charity Clothing Line to Help Women Looking for Work

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Aug. 27, 2019

    She's a patron of a charity that provides high-quality interview clothes and training. Read more

  • Article: A Radical New Website Is Putting the Spotlight on Australian Female STEM Leaders

    A Radical New Website Is Putting the Spotlight on Australian Female STEM Leaders

    By Madeleine Keck|Aug. 7, 2019

    The online directory displays the range of scientific talent in Australia. Read more

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

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

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|July 10, 2019

    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

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

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|June 27, 2019

    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

    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