Fadji Maina made history as NASA's first Nigerien scientist. Learn how her childhood inspired her to become a hydrologist and what she's working on.
As a child, Rita M. Lopidia learned that women are usually the first victims of political conflict. Now she's won an award for building peace.
In all branches of the U.S. military, women serve important roles, from enlisted personnel to four-star generals and admirals.
A mural of activist Ida B. Wells was unveiled to mark the centennial of the passage of the 19th Amendment, which gave women the right to vote in the U.S.
First lady Melania Trump and the Office of the White House Curator launched an art exhibition to honor the ratification of the 19th Amendment.
Ivanka Trump announces $122 million in new U.S. government funding for the W-GDP Initiative, which helps women in business everywhere.
The State Department's POWER initiative helps female small-business owners and entrepreneurs around the world. Learn more about the program.
The 19th Amendment was ratified on August 18, 1920. Learn how this was the first step to ensuring all women could vote in the U.S.
The State Department plans to promote security by helping women worldwide reach leadership positions in dealing with conflict.