Millions of women are living at or below the poverty line, despite the fact that they have jobs. In her new documentary, "Paycheck to Paycheck: The Li...
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Tampons and pads are not weapons of mass destruction. We do not even have enough to take care of all the women who need them. Do you think we are going to WASTE them on you?
Programs focused on the empowerment of girls and women are a solution to poverty. But empowering a woman with the skill to make a blanket or feed her family is not enough.
Far too often, global decisions about poverty and developing countries are made without accounting for the needs of women and girls. So what's the solution?
UPDATED: Jan. 23, 2013: 6:50 p.m. EST
Amid the global economic recession, talk abounds of austerity measures, food shortages and a shrinking middle...
While we celebrate International Day of the Girl, let's take action to make sure everyone -- governments, businesses, parents and teachers -- is aware of and ready to nurture the formidable talents and capacities and potential of girls.
Nearly half of households headed up by a single mom don't regularly use a bank account and rely on pricey alternative financial services, according to...
Fact: In 2010 46 million Americans were living in poverty. Fact: Record numbers of Americans living in "extreme poverty" are women.
During the Re...
We're pretty sure there's no tool for development more effective than the empowerment of women... Are you convinced?
In this election year, women are being thrust into the political debate and openly attacked as if we were a single hot-button issue like gun rights or fracking.
Here are ten simple actions you can take right now to learn more about the inequality debate and improve the lives of women and girls everywhere.
Better opportunities for women start with education.
When it comes to protecting women from violence, experts are realizing that economic self-sufficiency offers a method of prevention.
International Women's Day is a global celebration of women with a focus on how to improve the lives of women around the world.
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