The most effective starting point to resolve issues of poverty is mitigating the inequalities that affects over half of the world’s population – women.
Angelina Jolie and Foreign Secretary have teamed up to end violence against women in war zones.
Indigenous Panamanians are protesting a dam that could displace thousands. In order to save resources and avoid abuses, the government should create a protocol to address their complaints.
A young protester sparked international debate over women's rights by posting nude photos of herself. Contentious Muslim clerics and feminist leaders are bringing the issue to a boiling point.
Feminism is for all women, including sex workers. Let’s make 2013 the year that violence against sex workers finally enters the public consciousness as a human rights issue.
A Tunisian girl faces criminal charges after posting a naked photo of herself on Facebook. Her parents have disowned her and she's been placed in a mental hospital, but she's not backing down.
Rape culture permeates across geographical borders and transgresses social differences. The U.S. and Cambodia are different, but both countries normalize rape and the sexual humiliation of women.
Progress is being made regarding rape laws in India, but the core issue of police corruption has not yet been acknowledged.