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: 12 Women Are Running For Office in Groundbreaking California Election
    Girls & Women

    12 Women Are Running For Office in Groundbreaking California Election

    By Gabriella Canal| March 29, 2017 |CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Women only make up 19% of the US House of Representatives. That may be changing. Read more

  2. Article: 7 Feminist Laws Iceland Has That the World Needs
    Girls & Women

    7 Feminist Laws Iceland Has That the World Needs

    By Meghan Werft| March 29, 2017 |CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Every country should have these laws. Read more

  3. Article: Italy Mulls Giving Paid Menstrual to Women, But Practice Stirs Debate
    Girls & Women

    Italy Mulls Giving Paid Menstrual to Women, But Practice Stirs Debate

    By Meghan Werft| March 28, 2017 |CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Should Italy grant women time off work for painful periods? Read more

  4. Article: Child Marriage Soars as Famine Hits Yemen, UN Finds
    Girls & Women

    Child Marriage Soars as Famine Hits Yemen, UN Finds

    By Gabriella Canal| March 28, 2017 |CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Young girls are bearing the brunt of the conflict in Yemen. Read more

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