Monday, September 21, 2015



Caline MalekImagine a program that aims to develop a pool of Arab women researchers who can

Empowering women for a better tomorrow

Manasi ShahA few weeks ago, Soroptimist International of Calcutta or SIC, a club of women professionals,

Frederick county gives: Women empowering women

ElizabethCommunity spirit abounds in Frederick County. This is a place where volunteerism and generosity are front

Manisha Biswas empowered 200 women with tech skills in Kolkata

Jayesh ShindeTechnology has been the domain of men, and it's unfortunate that women haven't had enough

Diaspora rooting for women empowerment through Obuntubulamu

Brenda Nakayiwa Mukiibi noted that under this partnership, UNAA Causes will be conducting a fundraising activity

A social business targeting women empowerment

Nabila HossainSorbojoya, a project under Watermark LiveStock Management Ltd. is working to create entrepreneurial traits and

The fight to end violence against women in the Asia-Pacific region

Caley PigliucciParliamentarians met in Laos last week to discuss violence against women and girls. The meeting

President Trump's policies are empowering women

Maggie Paláu-HernándezHaving been chosen by President Donald J. Trump as Representative of the United States to

There is much more to women's empowerment than paid work

Pushpita SahaWomen hold up half the sky -- that is part of a proclamation made by

Financial inclusion vital for women's empowerment: Queen Máxima

Porimol Palma Jhorna Islam had never thought of becoming an entrepreneur. However, when her husband, the

A new retail concept inspired by women's empowerment at Matriark

Bianca SalongaThe retail landscape has evolved in recent times. From hubs that offer clients products and

After #MeToo, U.S. women seen reporting less workplace harassment

From leering and unwanted touching to being asked for sexual favours, U.S. women say

Empowering women through sports

Shishir HoqueSports provide women not only physical and mental strength, along with confidence, but also a

US announces first funding for women's economic empowerment initiative

Adva Saldinger When the U.S. government launched the Women's Global Development and Prosperity Initiative in February

Mental health and women empowerment

Ateeb Ahmed ParrayAs much as people have suffered due to the conflict, Kashmiris have also dwelled

Sagrario Ortíz talks about women empowering other women to help a community thrive

Ariana PerezIn late June, with the help of the City of Annapolis, Sagrario Ortíz hosted a

Sacramento Republic FC launches female empowerment campaign

Kyung Mi LeeAmid the continued success of the U.S. women's national soccer team, girls' soccer in

Where is the female gaze in Indian theatre?

Vikram PhukanOne easy afternoon perusing the shelves at Prithvi Theatre's snug and compact bookshop - Paperback

Women's empowerment equals economic growth

Sayuri DaimonFor Haruno Yoshida, co-chair of the Women 20 (W20) committee, a G20 engagement group, female

Ivanka urges countries to do more on women's rights

Ellen CranleyWhite House adviser Ivanka Trump took center stage at a women's empowerment event at the

Young women's empowerment foundation honors 12 San Bernardino graduates

GqlshareSan Bernardino has young women on the move who are breaking disruptive barriers that could have

Women's economic participation in Afghanistan

Shahnaz NasrSince the fall of the Taliban in 2001, Afghanistan has experienced economic growth and increased

Women aren't doing enough to secure their financial future

Nela RichardsonAlthough women have made great strides toward gender and income equality in the workplace, too

Toll plazas get a taste of women empowerment

Brajendra K ParasharWomen appear to be breaking the glass ceiling by manning even remotely located toll

The woman breaking Bolivia's culture of silence on rape

Dan Collyns Raped at the age of 15, Brisa De Angulo has devoted her life to

PNB, 1st bank to join Philippine business coalition for women empowerment

THEPhilippine National Bank has joined the Philippine Business Coalition for Women Empowerment as its newest member company. A

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