The greatest ally females have in the fight for gender equality is males. Learn how the Peace Corps is teaching boys around the world about gender issues.
Munira Khalif will spend the next year as the U.S. youth observer to the U.N., showing millennials that their voices count on the international stage.
Learn about the U.S. suffrage movement and the women depicted in a sculpture on display in the U.S. Capitol in Washington.
Toni Stone was a pioneering figure in baseball. Many sports fans don't know her name, but a play about her life explains why they should.
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.
Learn about some of the American women who are running for, and winning, the top city government seat: the mayor.
In many places, women shoulder much of the work and reap few of the profits while bearing most family responsibilities. The African Women's Entrepreneurship Program is changing that.
A new State Department report will inform global efforts to fight human trafficking. Learn more about the heroes who are supporting victims.
In all branches of the U.S. military, women serve important roles, from enlisted personnel to four-star generals and admirals.