international

  • Ananke nominated for the prestigious World Summit on the Information Society Prize (WSIS) 2019

    January 24th, Dubai (UAE): Ananke– a Dubai-based, digital, multi-faceted, platform empowering women through awareness, advocacy and education, announces that it has been nominated for the prestigious World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS) awards 2019 to be held in April in Geneva Switzerland. Ananke has entered the phase of...
  • Phyllis Chesler: A Politically Incorrect Feminist

    Would you say the course of your life has had a great impact on your vision and perspective? We would love to know from you how your life’s journey started as a feminist? Like many other American feminists, I was active in the civil rights and anti-war movements–but unlike most feminists, I had...
  • Weaving Safe Spaces for Kenyan Youth

    TAP Africa’s founder, Gladys Muthara retraces her steps from violence to victory and how her journey has empowered the African youth, resulting in her receiving the prestigious VSO Impact Beyond Volunteering” Award 2018 by VSO/ICS....
  • On Championing Girls

    Sabin Muzaffar ponders on what empowerment entails while celebrating the Day of the Girl....
  • Day of the Girl: An Australian Perspective

    Melanie Bublyk celebrates day of the Girl Child by focusing on girls’ and women’s’ empowerment in Australia....
  • Global Call To Action for Gender Equality

    Queen Rania Al-Abdullah, of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, UN Women Ambassador Anne Hathaway, and actor Winston Duke make global call to action for gender equality at the HeForShe IMPACT Summit....
  • A CNN chat with Jacinda Ardern

    As part of CNN's coverage of the United Nations General Assembly CNN's Christiane Amanpour sat down with Prime Minister of New Zealand Jacinda Ardern....
  • Mothers Take a Stand for Australian Women

    Melanie Bublyk observes the day of conversation, connection and cultural celebration of women and girls in Australia. ...
  • Seeing Red!

    Being healthy and strong is synonymous with good hygiene, which is one of the reasons why the United Nations has adopted Good Health and Well-being as Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 3 as well as Water and Sanitation as SDG 6. These are among the top 10 of the 17...