Leymah Gbowee

The people have awoken, we need to make the most of this moment

Memory Banda

Give girls choices, not lives already decided for them

Nadia Al-Sakkaf

War in Yemen gives women more responsibility but not empowerment

Amina Mohammed

It’s time for women and girls to speak about their periods


In Lesotho, women say they're finding their abortions on Facebook


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'An homage to resilience': Portraits of Haiti's rape survivors


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