#Women's Rights

  • Article: These 6 Quotes Show Why Sandi Toksvig Is a Perfect Global Citizen

    These 6 Quotes Show Why Sandi Toksvig Is a Perfect Global Citizen

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 27, 2019

    The Great British Bake Off is back! 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: This South African Artist Uses Henna to Boost Representation of Muslim Feminists

    This South African Artist Uses Henna to Boost Representation of Muslim Feminists

    July 29, 2019|Beautiful News

    “There aren’t enough spaces that represent modern Muslim women.” Read more

  • Article: Indonesia Pardons Woman Jailed for Reporting Her Boss' Sexual Harassment

    Indonesia Pardons Woman Jailed for Reporting Her Boss' Sexual Harassment

    By Daniele Selby|July 25, 2019

    Nuril Maknun has been pardoned after the Supreme Court upheld a guilty verdict earlier this month. Read more

  • Article: Police Defend the Low Rate of Forced Marriage Prosecutions in the UK

    Police Defend the Low Rate of Forced Marriage Prosecutions in the UK

    July 16, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Just two people have been convicted since Britain banned forced marriage in 2014. Read more

  • Article: This British Student Designed a Chair to Stop Manspreading

    This British Student Designed a Chair to Stop Manspreading

    July 12, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Laila Laurel's idea is to stop men invading women's space. Read more

  • Article: An All-Female Crew Is Set to Sail Around the World to Fight Ocean Plastic

    An All-Female Crew Is Set to Sail Around the World to Fight Ocean Plastic

    July 10, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    More than 300 women will join the 2-year voyage, launching from the UK in October. Read more

  • Article: African Nations Must Enforce Progressive Family Laws to Protect Women & Girls, Say Campaigners

    African Nations Must Enforce Progressive Family Laws to Protect Women & Girls, Say Campaigners

    July 3, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Many nations have progressive family laws but they’re not enforced. Read more