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Women in Developing Countries

Poor Women Use The Internet Far Less Than Poor Men In The Developing World

Reuters | Alanna Vagianos | Posted 11.04.2015 | Women

LONDON, Oct 21 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Poor women in cities in developing countries are 50 percent less likely than poor men to use the Intern...

Why Pregnant Women In The Developing World Are The Biggest Losers In The Global Health Care Crisis

HuffPost Live | Rahel Gebreyes | Posted 11.04.2015 | Impact

The disparity in the number of health care workers between the developed and developing world is having an unintended consequence on pregnant women. ...

Being a Modern Indian Woman

Charu Sharma | Posted 09.06.2014 | Women
Charu Sharma

I am proud to be an Indian. But ours is a hypocritical society, and after tasting immense freedom abroad, I wonder if I will be able to marry a Brahmin man and settle in India to live a relatively submissive, traditional life that perhaps my family may have already pictured for me.

Helping Women and Girls in Rwanda

Valens Ntamushobora | Posted 07.14.2012 | Teen
Valens Ntamushobora

In many rural areas in Rwanda, women have been excluded from the decision-making processes affecting their lives, families and communities, and they are forced to accept prevailing social attitudes.