United States Global AIDS Coordinator Ambassador Eric Goosby is expected to step down from his position by the end of the year.
"It would be comforting to think that slavery is a relic of history, but it remains a scar on humanity on every continent."
Irma eventually was forced to give birth to her third son, alone and without the aid of pain medication, on the lawn of the clinic.
The Speak Out comes at the end of 11 Days of Action organized to draw attention to girls' particular need and concerns.
Of the presidential candidates, one is a woman, Khadija Ghaznawi. Each presidential candidate is running with two vice presidents, at least seven of whom are women.
A new campaign in Afghanistan urges women to vote - specifically, for candidates that support their rights and equality.
In Pakistan, the rights of fundamentalists surpass the rights of women.
Women Are The Driving, and Oft Forgotten, Force Behind the Western Sahara’s Movement for Independence
If there is any coverage in regards to Western Sahara’s struggle for independence, women are, more often than not, left out of the conversation - yet it is women in Western Sahara who are leading and playing a large role in the movement.
Girls Learn International, a project of the Feminist Majority Foundation, has been working to aid in Malala's effort for broader education around the globe for 10 years - and today they're honoring Malala as part of their 10th anniversary celebration, 30 Days of Sheroes.