Being born a girl shouldn’t mean you won’t finish school
October 11 is the International Day of the Girl Child, a day to help girls stay in school and lead better lives. Check out a few ideas for what you can do.
Finding strength through sports [webchat]
Talk with several female athletes and a sports reporter in a live, global webchat about “Finding Strength Through Sports" March 29 at 6 a.m. EDT.
Ivanka Trump to attend Women’s Economic Summit in Berlin
Ivanka Trump is planning a trip to Germany to attend a summit on the economic empowerment of women. She was invited by German Chancellor Angela Merkel.
These inspiring Middle East activists combat gender-based violence
Activists in the Middle East are working to combat domestic violence in their communities. Read their inspiring stories and start your own group to...
A star-studded push for gender equality
During the United State of Women Summit, companies will discuss the gender-pay gap and developing programs for future female entrepreneurs.
When she’s a victim, it hurts everyone
November 25 starts 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence. It's an opportunity to remind others that equality isn't just a right. It helps all.
‘Let Girls Learn’ breaks down barriers to education
Let Girls Learn, an initiative involving the Peace Corps and local communities, aims to expand access to education for girls around the world.
Domestic violence shaped her police work
Police around the world have a difficult time convincing domestic violence victims to seek help. Cindy Rodriguez has an advantage: She's been there.
What these young women took home to Africa after meeting Michelle...
Here are three women who met Michelle Obama during her trip to Morocco, and then visited her in Washington. They have plans to encourage girls to learn.