Girls & Women

Girls and women are essential to building healthier, better-educated and sustainable communities. Women and girls are too often afflicted with some of the harshest aspects of poverty. Instead of victims, women and girls can be powerful community leaders.

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  1. Article: Women in Hollywood Just Hit a New Record – But It's Not All Good News
    Girls & Women

    Women in Hollywood Just Hit a New Record – But It's Not All Good News

    By James O'Hare| Feb. 22, 2017

    From fighting the Empire to building rocket ships, 2016 was a good year for the leading ladies. Read more

  2. Article: Everything You Need to Know About the Global Gag Rule
    Girls & Women

    Everything You Need to Know About the Global Gag Rule

    Feb. 22, 2017 |United Nations Foundation

    Here's what you need to know about the Global Gag Rule. Read more

  3. Article: Malawi Just Ended Child Marriage: Tanzania Must Do the Same
    Girls & Women

    Malawi Just Ended Child Marriage: Tanzania Must Do the Same

    Feb. 22, 2017

    A total of 150 million girls will be married before their 18th birthday over the next decade. Read more

  4. Article: Forget Presidents — Here Are Little-Known Facts About 13 Influential First Ladies
    Girls & Women

    Forget Presidents — Here Are Little-Known Facts About 13 Influential First Ladies

    By Gabriella Canal| Feb. 21, 2017 |CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Global Citizen takes a moment to celebrate the First Ladies who shaped their country. Read more

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