#Women's Empowerment

  • Article: Men Sweeping? Women Inheriting? How Rural Kenyans Are Shaking Up Traditional Gender Roles

    Men Sweeping? Women Inheriting? How Rural Kenyans Are Shaking Up Traditional Gender Roles

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Nov. 1, 2019

    It's part of an effort to loosen gender restrictions that hold back economic and social progress. Read more

  • Article: Meghan Markle's New Empowering Clothing Line Finally Goes on Sale in Britain's Biggest Retailers

    Meghan Markle's New Empowering Clothing Line Finally Goes on Sale in Britain's Biggest Retailers

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 13, 2019

    The Duchess of Sussex has unveiled her new collection to support women through unemployment. Read more

  • Article: Watch This Banned Video of Charlize Theron on Gender Violence in South Africa 20 Years Ago

    Watch This Banned Video of Charlize Theron on Gender Violence in South Africa 20 Years Ago

    By Itumeleng Letsoalo|Sept. 10, 2019

    The chilling video is still so relevant today, as South Africa is gripped by protests. Read more

  • Article: Margaret Atwood's 'The Testaments' Is Nearly Here! Here Are 4 Times the Author Inspired Us.

    Margaret Atwood's 'The Testaments' Is Nearly Here! Here Are 4 Times the Author Inspired Us.

    By Jackie Marchildon  and  Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 10, 2019

    “Don't let the bastards grind you down.” Read more

  • Article: Oprah Winfrey Is Looking for African Women Who Are Passionate About Public Service

    Oprah Winfrey Is Looking for African Women Who Are Passionate About Public Service

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe  and  Gaëlle Langué|Sept. 9, 2019

    The Oprah Winfrey Foundation is offering fully funded scholarships to study at New York University 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: 5 of the Most Inspiring Female Characters From South Africa’s Favourite TV Shows

    5 of the Most Inspiring Female Characters From South Africa’s Favourite TV Shows

    By Itumeleng Letsoalo|Aug. 9, 2019

    TV shows should have characters that reflect the diversity of their audiences. Read more

  • Article: 7 Powerful Quotes That Show Toni Morrison Was a Global Citizen

    7 Powerful Quotes That Show Toni Morrison Was a Global Citizen

    By Daniele Selby|Aug. 6, 2019

    The celebrated author wrote 11 novels and prominently featured black female characters. Read more