Post Tagged with: "empowerment"

How I Learned To Combat Toxic Culture & Sexist Stereotypes In The Martial Arts World

How I Learned To Combat Toxic Culture & Sexist Stereotypes In The Martial Arts World

By Hebe Halstead Martial arts when practiced well teach respect and allow you to use your own power. I find it almost cringe-worthy to use the word “empowering”, but as […]

September 4, 2018 ×
CARE Launches Program To Help Garment Workers Make Informed & Healthy Choices About Sex

CARE Launches Program To Help Garment Workers Make Informed & Healthy Choices About Sex

Fact-based, medically accurate sexual health education is ALWAYS a good idea, especially at an adolescent age. But not everyone around the world has the ability to access good information from […]

February 13, 2018 ×
Sports-Based Non-Profit Empowering The Next Generation Of Teen Girls In Morocco

Sports-Based Non-Profit Empowering The Next Generation Of Teen Girls In Morocco

For many us, growing up playing sports was the kind of activity we had the luxury of choosing or not, knowing it was always available to us. But for a […]

January 15, 2018 ×
Creator Of The Kaia Method Launches “I Will Stand” Movement To Bring Healing Through Dance

Creator Of The Kaia Method Launches “I Will Stand” Movement To Bring Healing Through Dance

By Hannah Blake The “Me Too” movement was courageous and loud, and now it’s time to ride that momentum and continue stepping into empowerment. Moving from shame and guilt in […]

November 21, 2017 ×
How A Series Of Difficult Life Circumstances Made Me Realize The Value Of Financial Empowerment

How A Series Of Difficult Life Circumstances Made Me Realize The Value Of Financial Empowerment

By Ashley Russo I am a licensed financial advisor with Northwestern Mutual—a Fortune 500 company and global leader in financial and lifestyle long-term planning. My primary focus is preparing women […]

November 16, 2017 ×
Why College Women Are More Powerful Than We Give Them Credit For

Why College Women Are More Powerful Than We Give Them Credit For

We’re all about the female empowerment movement. But while most would say females in their adult years are the most empowered age group, there may be a different age group […]

July 19, 2017 ×
Channing Tatum Pens Open Letter To His Daughter About Confidence, Self-Worth & Sexuality

Channing Tatum Pens Open Letter To His Daughter About Confidence, Self-Worth & Sexuality

Who needs the fictional character of ‘Magic Mike’ when you have Channing Tatum making some epic moves IRL! The actor, husband and father recently wrote an open letter to his […]

June 7, 2017 ×
Malawi’s First Female President, Joyce Banda, Pens Op-Ed On Empowering Girls In Africa

Malawi’s First Female President, Joyce Banda, Pens Op-Ed On Empowering Girls In Africa

She rose to power as Malawi’s first female president in April 2012 and continued on until she was defeated at the next election in May 2014. In 2012, she was […]

February 9, 2017 ×
‘She Believes’ Mini Series Profiles Women In The Arab World Using Sport As A Tool Of Empowerment

‘She Believes’ Mini Series Profiles Women In The Arab World Using Sport As A Tool Of Empowerment

If you are familiar with the articles on our site, you will know we are dedicated to stories about empowerment and how women around the world are working to create […]

December 7, 2016 ×
Meet The Indian Singer Raising Her Voice To Demand Justice & Equality For Lower Caste People

Meet The Indian Singer Raising Her Voice To Demand Justice & Equality For Lower Caste People

In India, where you are from and who you are matters. We’re not just talking about gender inequality and the patriarchal and conservative cultural norms that are the root of […]

November 10, 2016 ×
Indian Beauty Pageant Celebrates Rural Women & Education, Instead Of Physical Appearance

Indian Beauty Pageant Celebrates Rural Women & Education, Instead Of Physical Appearance

In a world where we are still trying to dismantle the stereotypical ideals placed on women, such as their value comes from what they look like, the Mrs. Arunachal “beauty […]

October 31, 2016 ×
Meet The Pakistani Woman Who Started An Organization To Empower Women Using Embroidery

Meet The Pakistani Woman Who Started An Organization To Empower Women Using Embroidery

By Julia Travers Khalida Brohi is a unique change maker and legendary woman because she approaches a difficulty at its root with courage, creativity, and tenacity. With a focus on […]

February 15, 2016 ×
Pakistan Launches New Initiative To Empower Women And Children Out Of Poverty

Pakistan Launches New Initiative To Empower Women And Children Out Of Poverty

A new empowerment initiative in Pakistan is set to help women and children escape a life of poverty and create role models to inspire them to know what they are […]

January 18, 2016 ×
Adopting Toms’ One-For-One Model, BeGirl Underwear Is Designed To Change Girls’ Lives

Adopting Toms’ One-For-One Model, BeGirl Underwear Is Designed To Change Girls’ Lives

The majority of us are familiar with philanthropic show brand Toms’ and their one-for-one model where, for every pair of shoes bought by someone in the developed world, one will […]

December 16, 2015 ×
Rocket-Building, Anime-Loving Yuna Doll Is Set To Disrupt The “Princess” Model

Rocket-Building, Anime-Loving Yuna Doll Is Set To Disrupt The “Princess” Model

If there is a new doll or toy on the market that seeks to empower girls away from the narrow standards of imagination and physical beauty, you can be assured […]

December 16, 2015 ×