Wednesday, March 20, 2019
Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern hugs a mosque-goer at the Kilbirnie Mosque on Sunday in Wellington - Getty Images AsiaPac New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said her office received a "manifesto" from the gunman suspected of killing 50 people in...
In 2017 Denmark was named the second best country for gender equality in the European Union, beaten only by its neighbour Sweden. It was one of only nine countries to hit EU childcare targets, had one of the most gender-equal...
In 2011, I served as a political trainer for the International Republican Institute, a nonprofit that works to promote democracy and freedom throughout the world. At the time, Afghanistan had just concluded successful parliamentary elections that brought the first cohort of women to the Afghan Parliament’s House of the People. When I travelled to...
It's understandable that opponents of female genital mutilation (FGM) might feel discouraged as the new year gets underway. From Uganda, where FGM was prohibited in 2010, came reports of 226 cases of FGM in December 2018 and January 2019 in...
SÃO PAULO, Brazil — “It’s a new era in Brazil: Boys wear blue and girls wear pink,” our new minister of women, family and human rights, Damares Alves, said this month in a video. And she didn’t stop there:...
      1 / 5 Rahaf Mohammed Alqunun walks in Bangkok, Thailand, Friday, Jan. 11, 2019. Alqunun, the 18-year old Saudi woman who fled her family to seek asylum, remains in Thailand under the care of the U.N. refugee...
MUMBAI, India — Every year, for 41 days in November and December, millions of barefoot pilgrims dressed in black and carrying bundles of offerings on their heads trek through the deep forest along the Pampa River and...
In 2018 alone, more than two dozen Native Americans -- the majority of them women -- went missing in sparsely populated Montana, according to US Senator Jon Tester. "We're here today because we have an epidemic on our hands," Tester...

FOLLOW US

0FansLike
74FollowersFollow

RECENT POSTS