#women

  • 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

    Aug. 15, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    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

    July 31, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    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

    March 19, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    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

  • Article: George and Amal Clooney Launch New Justice Initiative to Support the Marginalized and Oppressed

    George and Amal Clooney Launch New Justice Initiative to Support the Marginalized and Oppressed

    March 15, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    They are launching a project that tracks which countries use courtrooms to oppress minorities Read more