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: 5 Awesome Quotes from New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern on Her Pregnancy
    Girls & Women

    5 Awesome Quotes from New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern on Her Pregnancy

    By Phineas Rueckert|Jan. 19, 2018

    “I am not the first woman to multi-task.” Read more

  2. Article: This All-Woman Band Is Smashing Gender Stereotypes in Rural India
    Girls & Women

    This All-Woman Band Is Smashing Gender Stereotypes in Rural India

    Jan. 19, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The 10-member band was ridiculed by family and neighbors, but they refused to be deterred. Read more

  3. Article: These Incredibly Sexist Ads Just Got an Amazing Makeover
    Girls & Women

    These Incredibly Sexist Ads Just Got an Amazing Makeover

    By David Brand|Jan. 18, 2018

    A visual artist flipped the gender roles in these chauvinist magazine ads. Read more

  4. Article: Sex Trafficking in US Massage Parlors Is a $2.5 Billion Business
    Girls & Women

    Sex Trafficking in US Massage Parlors Is a $2.5 Billion Business

    Jan. 18, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "Unfortunately, the dominant narrative around this type of trafficking is that it's all consensual." Read more

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