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FEMINIST FRIDAY: 3-Part Series Explores The Connection Between Climate Change & Child Marriage

FEMINIST FRIDAY: 3-Part Series Explores The Connection Between Climate Change & Child Marriage

Welcome to another edition of our weekly series Feminist Friday, the space where we share some of our favorite videos with our readership that are interesting, funny, thought-provoking and which […]

November 18, 2016 ×
Tanzania Launches Its First Ever Training Course On Human Rights & Preventing Gender Violence

Tanzania Launches Its First Ever Training Course On Human Rights & Preventing Gender Violence

We’ve all heard the saying “actions speak louder than words”. We absolutely believe this, but also, in equal measure, that words matter greatly. What we teach our children has the […]

November 17, 2016 ×
Kung-Fu Nuns Rode Through The Himalayas To Raise Awareness About Human Trafficking

Kung-Fu Nuns Rode Through The Himalayas To Raise Awareness About Human Trafficking

Does it get any more badass than this title?!? A group of 500 Buddhist nuns from India, Tibet, Bhutan and Nepal embarked on a journey through the Himalayas but not […]

November 15, 2016 ×
Australia’s Leading Science Agency, CSIRO, Launches Inaugural Indigenous STEM Awards

Australia’s Leading Science Agency, CSIRO, Launches Inaugural Indigenous STEM Awards

Australia’s largest science agency, CSIRO, has launched a wonderful initiative to engage Indigenous communities in STEM fields. The inaugural Indigenous STEM Awards winners will be announced in early December, and […]

October 20, 2016 ×
Megabus Goes Pink To Drive Awareness For The Breast Cancer Research Foundation During October

Megabus Goes Pink To Drive Awareness For The Breast Cancer Research Foundation During October

October is breast cancer awareness month, and for many people that means taking part in marathons, drives, fundraisers and other events to raise money and awareness about this horrific disease. […]

October 11, 2016 ×
Refinery29, Aerie & Lane Bryant Join Forces For A Powerful Mov’t To Dismantle Unconscious Body Bias In Media

Refinery29, Aerie & Lane Bryant Join Forces For A Powerful Mov’t To Dismantle Unconscious Body Bias In Media

Game-changer alert! This is a campaign and a movement that could take the current body positive and plus size movement in the fashion industry to the next level. Easily one […]

October 10, 2016 ×
Models Charli Howard & Clementine Desseaux Launch Campaign To End Body Segregation In Fashion

Models Charli Howard & Clementine Desseaux Launch Campaign To End Body Segregation In Fashion

If you are following the progress of the body positive movement in the fashion industry, you will be familiar with Charli Howard and Clementine Desseaux. Charli is a UK-based model […]

October 4, 2016 ×
This Web Series About Sex Education & The Importance Of Consent Will Make You Say “F*ck Yes!”

This Web Series About Sex Education & The Importance Of Consent Will Make You Say “F*ck Yes!”

“Consider this the sex education you wish you had in high school” says the review from Refinery29. In a nutshell, that is precisely what we feel about the ‘F*ck Yes’ […]

September 19, 2016 ×
“It Happened” Photo Series Shows How The Justice System Protects Perpetrators, Fails Victims

“It Happened” Photo Series Shows How The Justice System Protects Perpetrators, Fails Victims

In August we published a series of images from photographer and college student Yana Mazurkevich, who in collaboration with media platform Current Solutions found a creative yet powerful way to […]

September 16, 2016 ×
UK’s Women’s Equality Party Launches Campaign Tackling Negative Body Image Ideals At LFW

UK’s Women’s Equality Party Launches Campaign Tackling Negative Body Image Ideals At LFW

Ever since the UK’s Women’s Equality Party formed and made their foray into UK politics in the London Mayoral elections back in Spring, they have been on our radar as […]

September 13, 2016 ×
Child Rights Org. In Zimbabwe Launches ‘Men As Role Models’ Advocacy Campaign

Child Rights Org. In Zimbabwe Launches ‘Men As Role Models’ Advocacy Campaign

One of the most important aspects in the ongoing global fight for gender equality is the need to include and encourage men to join. This is everyone’s fight, and it […]

September 9, 2016 ×
This Charity Teaches Girls In Africa Self-Defense To Help Them Combat Sexual Violence

This Charity Teaches Girls In Africa Self-Defense To Help Them Combat Sexual Violence

When it comes to discussing rape, sexual abuse and sexual violence, it’s hard to find a place on earth that has not experienced this widespread problem. However, what is interesting […]

September 1, 2016 ×