Women and girls, besides facing serious barriers to health care and food, they also face sexual violence used as a weapon of war.
These 50 women are changing their communities and the world in ways big and small through social entrepreneurship, law, advocacy and education. 50 over 50: Impact.
The first keynote speech to graduates at the U.S. Naval Academy on Friday by a woman at the 175-year-old institution.
But women online around the world have started asking if early, heavy or painful periods might be an unlisted reaction to the jab.
Memorable work from successive generations of brilliant women includes the establishment of a women’s page in 1922 and more recent investigations. Celebrate 200 years of independent Guardian journalism.
Everything that already made life hard for working families is about to get worse. It’s no mystery who will bear most of the burden. It’s women. It’s always women.
If there is one thing of which writing about violence has convinced me, it is that if we do not make time for thought we will do nothing to end violence in the world, while we will surely be doing violence to ourselves.
This new mobile app will enable any female resident of Tel Aviv to instantly connect to a citywide network of local communities of specially trained women if they encounter any real or potential danger and require support, guidance or physical assistance in a public space.
Employers must take responsibility for investigating and adjudicating incidents of sexual harassment that happen under their watch.
I have said it. It cannot be business as usual. We have to change our approach from debate and rounds of questions to delivering results.
Covid-19 vaccine does not affect fertility but misinformation persists.
Maar dat komt niet door hun sekse, of doordat ze van nature zo anders leidinggeven. De verklaring is heel simpel: vrouwen doen het beter omdat ze zich eerst als leider moeten bewijzen.
De techsector heeft een gebrek aan vrouwen. Initiatieven moeten ervoor zorgen dat meisjes en vrouwen kiezen voor een studie of carrière in tech.
If there is a correlation between managing Covid-19 and having a woman at the helm, the world would be a better place for knowing that and for other leaders being able to learn from it.
A woman who recently tested positive for Covid-19 in the southwestern city of Chengdu has been targeted with relentless insults and trolling after her personal details were leaked online.
Global health is delivered by women, but led by men. Do entrust privileged men from elite HIC institutions truly represent the people being served? Are they close enough to the problem or the solution?
Since the outbreak of Covid-19, emerging data and reports from those on the front lines, have shown that all types of violence against women and girls, particularly domestic violence, has intensified.
Employment and education opportunities could be lost, and women may suffer from poorer mental and physical health.
Scotland has become the first country in the world to provide free and universal access to period products. A legal duty on local authorities for all those who need them.