#Women's rights

  • Article: Pakistan Unveils Plan to Make Health Care, Housing, and Food Fundamental Human Rights
    Citizenship

    Pakistan Unveils Plan to Make Health Care, Housing, and Food Fundamental Human Rights

    By Joe McCarthy|March 28, 2019

    The plan is called "Ehsas," or "Empathy." Read more

  • Article: Why Experts Say Tucker Carlson Is Totally Wrong About Child Marriage
    Girls & Women

    Why Experts Say Tucker Carlson Is Totally Wrong About Child Marriage

    By Joe McCarthy|March 11, 2019

    Thousands of girls get married in the US each year. Read more

  • Article: Trump Administration Designates $50 Million in Foreign Aid to Support Women’s Empowerment
    AdvocacyGirls & Women

    Trump Administration Designates $50 Million in Foreign Aid to Support Women’s Empowerment

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 8, 2019

    Few foreign aid priorities have a higher return on investment than women’s empowerment. Read more

  • Article: 2 in 3 Afghan Men Think Women Have Too Many Rights: Report
    Girls & Women

    2 in 3 Afghan Men Think Women Have Too Many Rights: Report

    Jan. 30, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Elders are less reluctant to gender equality. Read more

  • Article: Exiled Saudi Writer Refuses to Stop Fighting for Women's Rights
    Girls & Women

    Exiled Saudi Writer Refuses to Stop Fighting for Women's Rights

    By Leah Rodriguez|Jan. 29, 2019

    Reem Suleiman plans to advocate for freedom from abroad. Read more

  • Article: Indian Garment Industry Vows to Stop Abusive Child Labor
    Citizenship

    Indian Garment Industry Vows to Stop Abusive Child Labor

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 9, 2019

    Globally, 218 million children are engaged in labor of some kind. Read more

  • Article: 13 Famous Men Who Boldly Stood Up for Women in 2018
    Girls & Women

    13 Famous Men Who Boldly Stood Up for Women in 2018

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Carmen Singer|Dec. 12, 2018

    “I’m feeling more driven than ever — to help out women.” Read more

  • Article: What Brazil's New President Means for Poverty, Inequality, and More
    Citizenship

    What Brazil's New President Means for Poverty, Inequality, and More

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Oct. 29, 2018

    “This is a complete earthquake in Brazilian political history.” Read more