“It’s important to be aware of what’s going on in the world and to think about how you can start to make a difference, even when you’re a kid.”
Bangladesh's rights leaders have joined in the call of the neighbouring India for an end to crimes against women.
Violence against women remains a reality in the Kurdistan Region, but another scourge remains less well known: Threat
Several Gender Based Violence (GBV) campaigners, predominately women, have made a commitment to continue the fight by
Women in Sri Lanka's predominantly Tamil-speaking north and east are facing a desperate lack of security in the after
The Liberian journalist who wrote about the practice of female circumcision, or genital mutilation (FGM), and its hea
Women have been involved in terrorist activities for more than 100 years, but from 2007 to 2008 there was an 800 perc
A horrific gang rape of a young woman on a bus in India on Sunday underscores the rising tide of sexual violence fema
It is also quite common to see masked women (commonly called “Bondo devils”) in their traditional red and
It's a country the size of all of western Europe, with enormous mineral riches that enable the artifacts of modern li
Women in Africa's Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) are calling on President Barack Obama to lend resources and
Marching on Pretoria's Union Buildings in protest of marginalization and mistreatment under apartheid in 1956, 20,000
A new report released by the UN says Afghan women are still victims of abuse despite some success by authorities in p
Zainab Bangura has taken over one of the United Nations' most thankless top positions: tackling a world's worth of ho
It seemed like a case of simple blackmail.
Thousands of people who have fled some of the world's most dangerous countries are being forced into destitution, beg
Gender equality is an issue that is afforded a significant amount of attention right now in Ethiopia.
Scores of Malians have found havens in neighbouring Mauritania to escape the months-long conflict.
Sexual violence is on the rise as armed groups continue to move across the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo's (DR