#Women's Rights

  • Article: Millions of Women Are Still Landless Despite Global Push for Gender Equality
    Girls & Women

    Millions of Women Are Still Landless Despite Global Push for Gender Equality

    March 26, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    More than 400 million women farm, yet only about 15% of farmland is owned by women. Read more

  • Article: Saudi Women Participate in Special Olympics for the First Time Ever
    Girls & Women

    Saudi Women Participate in Special Olympics for the First Time Ever

    By Daniele Selby|March 18, 2019

    The country has been slowly easing restrictions on women’s participation in sports. Read more

  • Article: Why Sexual Assault Survivors Just Marched 10,000 Kilometers Across India
    Girls & Women

    Why Sexual Assault Survivors Just Marched 10,000 Kilometers Across India

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 22, 2019

    Thousands gathered in Delhi to honor the end of the march on Friday. Read more

  • Article: A Documentary Has Everyone Talking About Vaginas and It's Amazing
    Girls & Women

    A Documentary Has Everyone Talking About Vaginas and It's Amazing

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 22, 2019

    The project is breaking taboos. Read more

  • Feature: London Fashion Week Just Took a Stand on FGM and Women's Reproductive Rights
    FeatureGirls & Women

    London Fashion Week Just Took a Stand on FGM and Women's Reproductive Rights

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 19, 2019

    What does a fashion show inspired by 25 years of reproductive rights look like? We went to find out. Read more

  • Article: Sierra Leone Has Declared Rape a National Emergency
    Girls & Women

    Sierra Leone Has Declared Rape a National Emergency

    By Daniele Selby  and  Carmen Singer|Feb. 8, 2019

    The rate of rape cases in the country has steadily risen over the past few years. Read more

  • Article: Emma Watson Just Shared an Anti-FGM Video You Need to See
    Girls & Women

    Emma Watson Just Shared an Anti-FGM Video You Need to See

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 8, 2019

    The charity made one of Watson’s “favourite campaign videos ever” — and you have to see it. Read more

  • Article: Activists Launch the First Anti-FGM Network in the US
    Girls & Women

    Activists Launch the First Anti-FGM Network in the US

    By Daniele Selby|Feb. 7, 2019

    Approximately 500,000 girls are at risk. Read more