Post Tagged with: "women in leadership"

The World Health Organization Appoints A New, Majority Female, Senior Leadership Team

The World Health Organization Appoints A New, Majority Female, Senior Leadership Team

As TIME.com reported, the World Health Organization has announced its new senior leadership team and more than 60% of them are women! This is a major step forward when it […]

October 13, 2017 ×
‘Teen Voices’ Series: How A Lack Of Sex Education And Teen Pregnancy Affects Girls In Uganda

‘Teen Voices’ Series: How A Lack Of Sex Education And Teen Pregnancy Affects Girls In Uganda

This is the fourth post in our ‘Teen Voices’ series on GTHQ. We partnered with a non-profit organization called Women In Leadership, based out of Uganda, to help promote one […]

September 4, 2017 ×
Despite Sexism & Gender Inequality, Working In A Male-Dominated Industry Helped Me Find My Purpose

Despite Sexism & Gender Inequality, Working In A Male-Dominated Industry Helped Me Find My Purpose

By Sarah Potter After Sheryl Sandberg published ‘Lean In’, a non-fiction on the challenges women face in trying to get ahead, I thought there was an overarching sigh of relief […]

August 17, 2017 ×
Ultra-Orthodox Israeli Feminist Activists Challenging The Male-Dominated Political Landscape

Ultra-Orthodox Israeli Feminist Activists Challenging The Male-Dominated Political Landscape

It’s no secret that women are not equally represented in the majority of nations around the world in government. Well, except for Rwanda, where women actually outnumber men at a […]

August 14, 2017 ×
‘Teen Voices’ Series: Barriers To Safe Abortion In Uganda Leading To Unhealthy & Dangerous Outcomes

‘Teen Voices’ Series: Barriers To Safe Abortion In Uganda Leading To Unhealthy & Dangerous Outcomes

This is the third post in our ‘Teen Voices’ series on GTHQ. We partnered with a non-profit organization called Women In Leadership, based out of Uganda, to help promote one […]

June 23, 2017 ×
‘Teen Voices’ Series: Early Marriage In Uganda Prevents Girls From Education & Promotes Violence

‘Teen Voices’ Series: Early Marriage In Uganda Prevents Girls From Education & Promotes Violence

This is the second post in our ‘Teen Voices’ series on GTHQ. We partnered with a non-profit organization called Women In Leadership, based out of Uganda, to help promote one […]

May 19, 2017 ×
Our New ‘Teen Voices’ Series: Girls In Uganda Learning Leadership Skills Through Education

Our New ‘Teen Voices’ Series: Girls In Uganda Learning Leadership Skills Through Education

We’re excited to launch a new mini-series on GTHQ! We’re partnering with a non-profit organization called Women In Leadership, based out of Uganda, to help promote one of their initiatives. […]

April 12, 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 ×
Best-Selling Author & Fmr Planned Parenthood CEO Gloria Feldt On Women Taking The Lead

Best-Selling Author & Fmr Planned Parenthood CEO Gloria Feldt On Women Taking The Lead

She has been called the “voice of experience” by People magazine, as well as other publishing accolades such as Glamour’s “Woman of the Year” and one of Vanity Fair’s “America’s […]

February 3, 2017 ×
‘Everyday Sexism’ Founder Laura Bates Talks Paid Family Leave, Women In Leadership & Sexual Assault

‘Everyday Sexism’ Founder Laura Bates Talks Paid Family Leave, Women In Leadership & Sexual Assault

If you aren’t familiar with Laura Bates, it’s about time. She is a British activist who started the Everyday Sexism project in 2012, an online platform where women share their […]

December 20, 2016 ×
Major New Study Claims Companies With Females In Leadership See More Financial Profits

Major New Study Claims Companies With Females In Leadership See More Financial Profits

The discussion over the need for more women in leadership positions just went up a notch with a new major study showing the increased presence of women in boardrooms brings […]

February 19, 2016 ×
Women’s Rights Champion Bidhya Devi Bhandari Elected As Nepal’s 1st Female President

Women’s Rights Champion Bidhya Devi Bhandari Elected As Nepal’s 1st Female President

Just call her Madam President! In a historic move, Nepal has elected its first female president, Bidhya Devi Bhandari. She is known as a champion of women’s rights and minorities, […]

October 30, 2015 ×
Women In The Finance And Trading Sector On The Rise

Women In The Finance And Trading Sector On The Rise

According to data from Oliver Wyman, a company that specializes in corporate management consulting, a survey of 150 of the world’s leading financial institutions found that only 13% of executive […]

October 20, 2015 ×
Leaning In: Why Women In Leadership Positions Are Proving To Be Good For Business

Leaning In: Why Women In Leadership Positions Are Proving To Be Good For Business

The cultural phenomenon ‘Lean In’, created by Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg, has enabled the topic of women in positions of leadership to be talked about a lot more and especially […]

October 16, 2015 ×
Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina Says Female Empowerment Is The Key To Development

Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina Says Female Empowerment Is The Key To Development

While we are waiting with baited breath to see if the United States will finally elect its first female president, it should be noted that we are well overdue because […]

October 9, 2015 ×