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Inside Edopia: Teachers Become The First Step In Evolving Education In This Pakistani School

Inside Edopia: Teachers Become The First Step In Evolving Education In This Pakistani School

By Walter Yeates (This is the second edition of the Inside Edopia series, focusing on an alternative learning school located in Islamabad, Pakistan. Read the first piece here.) Recent debates […]

March 17, 2017 ×
Author Janet Fogg’s New Novel Series Is An Ode To All The Women Who’ve Ever Been Told They Are “Unladylike”

Author Janet Fogg’s New Novel Series Is An Ode To All The Women Who’ve Ever Been Told They Are “Unladylike”

By Janet Fogg When I grew up, our home was the gathering place for most of the neighborhood children. I remember chasing through backyards, playing hide ‘n’ seek, bicycling down […]

March 16, 2017 ×
This Progressive Pakistani School Uses Alternative Teaching Methods To Prepare Students For Success

This Progressive Pakistani School Uses Alternative Teaching Methods To Prepare Students For Success

By Walter Yeates With mounting concerns about the future of public education after Betsy DeVos’ confirmation as Secretary of Education along with lackluster testing results compared to countries around the […]

March 10, 2017 ×
A Letter To My Future Daughter: I Will Teach You How To Be A Strong Woman

A Letter To My Future Daughter: I Will Teach You How To Be A Strong Woman

By Kate Thora Dear Future Daughter, In the many years before you were born, women have accomplished so much. Once unable to vote, disallowed from choosing the individuals they were […]

March 9, 2017 ×
UN Women Exec. Dir. Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka On Making The Workforce More Gender Equal By 2030

UN Women Exec. Dir. Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka On Making The Workforce More Gender Equal By 2030

A Message from UN Women Executive Director Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka on International Women’s Day, 8 March 201. Across the world, too many women and girls spend too many hours on household […]

March 8, 2017 ×
Ideas Worth Spreading: 6 Inspiring And Powerful TED Talks Every Woman Must Watch

Ideas Worth Spreading: 6 Inspiring And Powerful TED Talks Every Woman Must Watch

By Joan Herbert TED talks have now been around for 30 years, and although most of us weren’t aware of them for that time, they are becoming increasingly popular now. […]

March 8, 2017 ×
Five Valuable Pieces Of Advice To Protect Women’s Rights In The Workplace

Five Valuable Pieces Of Advice To Protect Women’s Rights In The Workplace

By Stacey Marone It’s the 21st century, and you might notice how women have evolved from damsels in distress into confident, driven, and goal-oriented individuals. You see them successfully balancing […]

March 8, 2017 ×
How Paul Ryan Is Leading The GOP’s Failure Toward Women, Minorities, & The Marginalized

How Paul Ryan Is Leading The GOP’s Failure Toward Women, Minorities, & The Marginalized

By Cindy Khandoker By all accounts, Paul Ryan is the GOP’s angel, grappling the line between “the elite establishment” and the alt-right, populist nationalist fervor that has shaken up Washington […]

March 7, 2017 ×
Why An Increased Presence Of Female Officers Can Be Key To Ending The Police Brutality Epidemic

Why An Increased Presence Of Female Officers Can Be Key To Ending The Police Brutality Epidemic

By Mandi Earley The law enforcement industry has long been seen as a male-dominated “boy’s club,” and that’s not surprising. Despite the fact that the field has been evolving, both […]

March 6, 2017 ×
Every Woman Has The Power To Create Change By Raising Her Voice. What’s Stopping You From Using Yours?

Every Woman Has The Power To Create Change By Raising Her Voice. What’s Stopping You From Using Yours?

By Sahar Paz I’ve always been obsessed with the how? Simplified solutions and inspirational quotes weren’t enough for me. They didn’t snap me out of my silence. They didn’t create […]

March 3, 2017 ×
How Female Cocoa Farmers In West Africa Play A Key Role In Creating Sustainable Communities

How Female Cocoa Farmers In West Africa Play A Key Role In Creating Sustainable Communities

By Britta Wyss Bisang I have met many women doing extraordinary things since I started working in the cocoa sector ten years ago. This International Women’s Day I want to […]

March 2, 2017 ×
Why It Is More Important Than Ever To Speak Up About Sexual Assault Under President Trump

Why It Is More Important Than Ever To Speak Up About Sexual Assault Under President Trump

By Cindy Khandoker Mere weeks before November 8th, 2016, the United States (and indeed the entire world) watched in rapt horror, and for some, fascination, as their newly-elected 45th President […]

March 2, 2017 ×