GE’s all-female business center in Saudi Arabia opens eyes and opportunities
GE's joint venture with Tata Consultancy Services in Riyadh has brought many women into the Saudi workforce as the kingdom seeks to diversify its economy.
How far will her success ripple out to others?
Education is a key path to women's empowerment. When girls and women are able to go to school and learn, their families and societies benefit.
5 brilliant women you should know
During Women’s History Month, we celebrate five brilliant women who made their marks in science, technology, engineering and math.
Malala Yousafzai becomes youngest U.N. peace messenger
Nobel Peace Prize laureate Malala Yousafzai is now a U.N. Messenger of Peace, the highest honor bestowed by the U.N. chief on a global citizen.
Lego launches new NASA women figurines
The Danish company Lego announced that its newest set of building blocks will celebrate five women of NASA who took humanity to new heights.
Legendary Williams sisters still redefining tennis at 30+
Tennis players Venus and Serena Williams have made their mark off the tennis courts too, inspiring young women to push for greatness.
Arab-American women: Making their mark and sharing their stories
Across the country, Arab-American women are building businesses and careers while supporting their communities and encouraging others to develop and grow.
A drive for women’s empowerment
Hira Batool Rizvi co-founded She`Kab, Pakistan’s first shared taxi service for women, which provides safe, affordable and reliable transportation to work.
Governments can help women achieve equality
Government institutions and nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) are important for women to earn equal rights and opportunities worldwide.