Gender Gap

40 under 40: Get to know Sheree Atcheson

The social impact movement spreading across Silicon Valley

Facing violent oppression, Afghan women fight back with the pen and the Internet

Led by OYW Ambassador Noorjahan Akbar, a group of women writers are determined not to allow the endemic violence in Afghanistan to be passed on to future generations.

The case for female-centric photography from the developing world

As women’s voices are being heard louder in the media, it’s important to ask the question: have we advocated and given a platform to all women?

 

What's next for South Africa? 3 takeaways from the ANC National Conference

OYW Ambassadors and Counsellors saying NO to violence against women

Meet 10 OYW Counsellors  and Ambassadors taking action against gender-based violence. 

The problem with inequality

In the aftermath of the 2017 World Economic Forum, Nicola Ruane tackles the question, why is inequality still such a problem?

What African Americans have to say about Black History Month

Why We Can No Longer Afford To Overlook Women’s Rights In Africa Too

In the African context, being male comes with a reluctance to compromise for female-related causes. Ambassador Leroy Mwasaru comments.

The rise of gender finance

Sameer Chand explores how we can advance the agenda of gender finance.