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Causes

Sobering Report Finds Millions More Women & Girls Affected By FGM Than Acknowledged

Sobering Report Finds Millions More Women & Girls Affected By FGM Than Acknowledged

Female Genital Mutilation or Cutting (FGM/C) is happening in far more countries around the world than widely acknowledged, and the number of women and girls who are affected is being […]

Health

Maternal Mortality, Early Marriage, & Gender Violence – Tracking Women’s Health & Wellbeing On A Global Scale

Maternal Mortality, Early Marriage, & Gender Violence – Tracking Women’s Health & Wellbeing On A Global Scale

Women make up more than half of the world’s population, but improving their lives and lengthening their lifespan isn’t always the priority of governments around the world. In fact, there is […]

Working Women

The Countries Boasting The Highest Percentage Of Female Entrepreneurs

The Countries Boasting The Highest Percentage Of Female Entrepreneurs

Over the last decade, the number of female business owners around the world has increased by 45%, with recent research [1] finding that female-founded digital startups outperform male-founded ones. RS […]

Entertainment

Why Education Is A Crucial Ingredient In The Global Empowerment Of Women

Why Education Is A Crucial Ingredient In The Global Empowerment Of Women

By Fazreen Razeek “If you educate a man you educate an individual; however, if you educate a woman you educate a whole nation.” – Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru We live in […]

Creativity, Girl on a Mission

Photographer’s ‘Atlas Of Beauty’ Series Shows Diverse Beauty Of Women Around The World

Photographer’s ‘Atlas Of Beauty’ Series Shows Diverse Beauty Of Women Around The World

The definition of beauty is something that society has struggled with and debated for many, many years. Who has the final say? Is it the fashion industry that dictates the […]

Entertainment, Politics

New UN Women Study Says Global Film Industry Discriminates Against Women

New UN Women Study Says Global Film Industry Discriminates Against Women

UN Women have partnered up with the Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media and released a study which has some pretty shocking results. The study focused on the representation […]

Entertainment, Fashion & Beauty

Viral Photoshop Project Busts The ‘Beauty Standards’ Myth

Viral Photoshop Project Busts The ‘Beauty Standards’ Myth

We live in a world where we as women are subconsciously beholden to some beauty standard projected by the fashion, beauty, and advertising industries, aka the “triple threat” of an […]

Feminism

A List Of Reasons Why Laci Green Is A Feminist & We Should Be Too

A List Of Reasons Why Laci Green Is A Feminist & We Should Be Too

Feminism: it’s a word that scares a lot of people in a bunch of different ways. But when you break it down to bare bones, it essentially just means “the […]