#Women's Economic Empowerment

  • Article: This Activist Is Creating Safe Spaces and Economic Opportunities for Women in India

    This Activist Is Creating Safe Spaces and Economic Opportunities for Women in India

    By Gabrielle Deonath|July 9, 2019

    Yogesh Kumar is the 2019 Waislitz Global Citizen Disruptor Award winner. Read more

  • Video: How a Career in Technology Empowered This South African Woman
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    How a Career in Technology Empowered This South African Woman

    By Daniele Selby|June 3, 2019|Cisco

    Soso Luningo grew up in a house without electricity; today she’s the head of an IT department. Read more

  • Article: Go, Girl: The Money Messages that Shaped these Leaders

    Go, Girl: The Money Messages that Shaped these Leaders

    May 7, 2019

    Financial literacy is a powerful skill; moms play a big role in helping to nurture and develop it. Read more

  • Article: This NYC Chai Café Gives Away Half Its Profits to Empower Women

    This NYC Chai Café Gives Away Half Its Profits to Empower Women

    By Sushmita Roy|April 5, 2019

    The Chai Spot is meant to be a place that bridges cultures and gives back. Read more

  • Article: The Shocking Reason a Top Medical School in Japan Lowered Women's Exam Scores for Years

    The Shocking Reason a Top Medical School in Japan Lowered Women's Exam Scores for Years

    By Daniele Selby  and  Jana Sepehr|Aug. 3, 2018

    Tokyo Medical University lowered women’s exam scores by up to 20% for about eight years. Read more

  • Article: This Libyan Food Service Is Helping to Deliver Gender Equality

    This Libyan Food Service Is Helping to Deliver Gender Equality

    July 11, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Just 1 in 4 Libyan women is employed. Read more

  • Article: Gender Equality Is Good for Sleep, Scientists Say

    Gender Equality Is Good for Sleep, Scientists Say

    By Daniele Selby  and  Erica Sanchez|July 10, 2018

    Stereotypical gender roles place unequal burdens on men and women, disrupting their sleep. Read more

  • Article: Japan May Require Senior Officials to Attend Sexual Harassment Training

    Japan May Require Senior Officials to Attend Sexual Harassment Training

    By Daniele Selby|June 7, 2018

    Skipping out on mandatory trainings could mean getting passed over for promotions. Read more