#Women's rights

  • Article: 'Global Goal: Unite for Our Future': Meet the International and Regional Response Network Partners
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    'Global Goal: Unite for Our Future': Meet the International and Regional Response Network Partners

    June 22, 2020

    These organizations are helping the world build back stronger. Read more

  • Article: The 1995 Beijing Declaration Promised Gender Equality — But It Has Fallen Short

    The 1995 Beijing Declaration Promised Gender Equality — But It Has Fallen Short

    By Joe McCarthy|March 10, 2020

    The document, written 25 years ago, is startlingly relevant today. Read more

  • Article: This Female Rapper in Saudi Arabia Was Arrested for Lyrics About Women’s Empowerment

    This Female Rapper in Saudi Arabia Was Arrested for Lyrics About Women’s Empowerment

    By Leah Rodriguez|Feb. 25, 2020

    Ayasel Slay’s music video for the song “Bint Mecca” has been removed from YouTube. Read more

  • Article: The 10 Best And Worst Countries To Be A Woman In 2019

    The 10 Best And Worst Countries To Be A Woman In 2019

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Gabrielle Deonath|July 23, 2019

    Denmark is rated the best country for women in this 2019 report analyzing gender equality Read more

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

    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: Experts Say Tucker Carlson Is Totally Wrong About Child Marriage

    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

    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

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

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Jan. 30, 2019

    Elders are less reluctant to gender equality. Read more