#women

  • Article: Women Are Championing HPV Vaccine Campaigns in Kenya

    Women Are Championing HPV Vaccine Campaigns in Kenya

    By Jacky Habib|Feb. 12, 2020

    The East African region has the highest burden of cervical cancer in the world. Read more

  • Article: New Ebola Cases Show Women Are Particularly Marginalized

    New Ebola Cases Show Women Are Particularly Marginalized

    By Jacky Habib|Oct. 3, 2019

    Female survivors of Ebola are more likely than men to face stigma over the virus. Read more

  • Article: These 'Art Maps' Are Helping Women in South India Open Their Own Businesses

    These 'Art Maps' Are Helping Women in South India Open Their Own Businesses

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Aug. 15, 2019

    The project has helped more than 5,000 women earn a sustainable income in Tamil Nadu. Read more

  • Article: Backing Female Entrepreneurs Can Add Trillions to the Global Economy

    Backing Female Entrepreneurs Can Add Trillions to the Global Economy

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|July 31, 2019

    In 40% of the countries analyzed including Switzerland and South Africa, gender gap has widened. Read more

  • Article: These Scientists Started a Club for 500 Women in STEM. 9,000 Joined.

    These Scientists Started a Club for 500 Women in STEM. 9,000 Joined.

    By Erica SanchezGaëlle Langué  and  Lindsay Powers|May 7, 2019

    There’s no excuse for not finding a qualified woman, says one of the founders. Read more

  • Article: Poorer People Pay More for Clean Water, Report Finds

    Poorer People Pay More for Clean Water, Report Finds

    By Jerica Deck  and  Sushmita Roy|March 22, 2019

    More than 2.1 billion people around the world lack access to clean water. Read more

  • Article: South Sudanese 'Superwoman' Wins Award for Helping Children of Rape Survivors

    South Sudanese 'Superwoman' Wins Award for Helping Children of Rape Survivors

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|March 19, 2019

    These children are often vulnerable to recruitment by armed groups. Read more

  • Article: This New Coalition Is Using Millions of Dollars to Fight Sexual Harassment

    This New Coalition Is Using Millions of Dollars to Fight Sexual Harassment

    By Jerica Deck|March 15, 2019

    Less than 2% of foundation funds in the US are allocated toward curbing gender-based violence. Read more