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Saudi girls ‘dream’ big with launch of soccer league

Saudi Arabia’s launch of its first women’s football league on Monday will clear the way for girls who dream of turning professional — and maybe even…

PEOPLE

2022/03/24

Female scientists strike success at the Australian Museum’s 2021 Eureka prizes

Trailblazing female scientists, black summer bushfire research, a 3D cell printer and a science education program for remote Indigenous students were among thos…

PEOPLE

2022/02/28

‘Menstrual poverty’: Brazil tampon row gets political

Vanessa Moraes lives in a Rio de Janeiro slum, works multiple jobs to support her two sons and barely scrapes by on welfare. So buying tampons and pads each mon…

PEOPLE

2022/02/17

Forest Green considering appointing Football League’s first female manager

The Forest Green Rovers chairman has said he could “break some new ground” by appointing the first female manager to work in English football’…

PEOPLE

2021/06/29

Pandemic forcing girls in south-east Asia and Pacific out of school and into marriage – study

Female children are seen as an economic burden, and tough times are setting back progress by a generation, gender equality charity says Plan International said …

PEACE

2021/06/15

Myths and menstruation: Overcoming Pakistan’s period taboo

Bent over her hand-crank sewing machine, Hajra Bibi carefully stitches sanitary pads for the women of her mountainous village in northwestern Pakistan, one of m…

PEOPLE

2019/12/24

Breaking The ‘Triple Glass Ceiling’ For Women In Social Enterprise

“I would encourage people to look at the wonderful work of women in social and environmental enterprises have created and learn from their journey.”…

PEOPLE

2019/09/25

How Do You Get Medical Supplies Delivered To Remote African Communities? Two Words: Women & Drones

We have made huge strides in reducing child mortality and improving maternal health. Since 1990, there has been more than a 50% decline in preventable child dea…

PEOPLE

2019/08/16