#Women's Empowerment

  • Article: Amal Clooney and Prince Charles Teamed Up to Create an Award to Empower Women
    Girls & Women

    Amal Clooney and Prince Charles Teamed Up to Create an Award to Empower Women

    By Daniele Selby|March 19, 2019

    The award will recognize young women whose work has impacted their communities. Read more

  • Article: This New App Lets You Rank Films for Gender Equality
    Girls & Women

    This New App Lets You Rank Films for Gender Equality

    Feb. 22, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Its founders call it the "first feminist film review" app. Read more

  • Article: The Very Good Reason South Korean Women Are Giving Up Makeup and Cutting Their Hair
    Girls & Women

    The Very Good Reason South Korean Women Are Giving Up Makeup and Cutting Their Hair

    Feb. 19, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "We are not dolls, we are human beings." Read more

  • Article: The UAE’s Gender Equality Awards Were Missing One Important Thing: Women
    Girls & Women

    The UAE’s Gender Equality Awards Were Missing One Important Thing: Women

    By Daniele Selby|Jan. 28, 2019

    People on social media have been calling out the irony. Read more

  • Article: Scotland Unveils Radical To-Do List to Become World Leader in Gender Equality
    Girls & Women

    Scotland Unveils Radical To-Do List to Become World Leader in Gender Equality

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 25, 2019

    It’s just kicked off 2019 in the best possible way. Read more

  • Article: How Nigerian Women Are Using WhatsApp to Chat, Learn, and Earn
    Girls & Women

    How Nigerian Women Are Using WhatsApp to Chat, Learn, and Earn

    Oct. 31, 2018

    Women said WhatsApp had allowed them to communicate better, particularly with local politicians. Read more

  • Article: Mauritanian Women Imprisoned for Being Raped Are Now Fighting Back
    Girls & Women

    Mauritanian Women Imprisoned for Being Raped Are Now Fighting Back

    Oct. 30, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Sex outside wedlock is by far the most common cause of incarceration for women in Mauritania. Read more

  • Video: Little Mix and Nicki Minaj's New Music Video Has a Bold Message for the Patriarchy
    Girls & Women

    Little Mix and Nicki Minaj's New Music Video Has a Bold Message for the Patriarchy

    By Daniele Selby  and  Carmen Singer|Oct. 26, 2018

    The video for "Woman Like Me" was released on Friday and fans are loving it. Read more