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: 7 P!nk Quotes About Gender Equality That Will Inspire You
    Girls & Women

    7 P!nk Quotes About Gender Equality That Will Inspire You

    By Curran McSwigan|April 18, 2018

    "I don’t like labels at all so I believe that a woman and a girl can do anything." Read more

  2. Article: This Woman Is on Hunger Strike Until India Changes Its Rape Laws
    Girls & Women

    This Woman Is on Hunger Strike Until India Changes Its Rape Laws

    By Daniele Selby|April 18, 2018

    Swati Maliwal, Delhi's Women's Commissioner, has been protesting since last Friday. Read more

  3. Article: Child Marriage of Syrian Refugees in Jordan Has More Than Doubled in 3 Years
    Girls & Women

    Child Marriage of Syrian Refugees in Jordan Has More Than Doubled in 3 Years

    By Daniele Selby|April 18, 2018

    With few means to escape poverty, families are marrying off their daughters before they’re ready. Read more

  4. Article: The Pilot Hero From That Southwest Flight Is a Female Badass Navy Legend
    Girls & Women

    The Pilot Hero From That Southwest Flight Is a Female Badass Navy Legend

    April 18, 2018

    The former fighter pilot helped safely land a Boeing 737 after engine exploded. Read more

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