Black Panther shatters stereotypes and promotes science
Black Panther, the first Hollywood blockbuster centered on a black superhero and to star a mostly black cast, is defying long-held stereotypes about Africans and women.
Governments can help women achieve equality
Government institutions and nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) are important for women to earn equal rights and opportunities worldwide.
Will she be the first person on Mars?
“I am the Mars Generation,” wrote 13-year-old Alyssa Carson on Facebook in January. She wants to be the first person to set foot on the...
10 reasons to invest in women and girls
Investing in women and girls improves a society and country — from health to the economy. Here are 10 reasons why leaders must make a smart investment.
Kamala Harris: America’s vice president
As U.S. vice president, Kamala Harris is President Biden's closest adviser. Learn how her background helped transform her into a champion of justice.
Before and after 1979: Women’s rights in Iran
While women around the world have been breaking barriers for decades, Iranian women have struggled to gain back the basic human freedoms they lost in 1979.
Great things happen when tech women get together
Talented women in the tech field sometimes have a hard time finding the mentoring and support they need. The TechWomen initiative is working to change that...
1 in 3: Why this statistic will haunt you and what...
One in 3 women is a victim of violence or abuse. Support 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence and reverse the trend.
What is a woman of courage?
“One of the highlights of my year,” said Michelle Obama. “You only have to look around the room today to see how strong women...