Keyword: women's rights
The New York Times' Ellen Barry discusses her award-winning work examining why the country's women are dropping out of the labor force.
Dressed in a bright pink sari and armed with a bamboo stick, 55-year old Sampat Pal has become the unlikely leader of a grassroots movement for women's rights in India.
Dr. Severine Caluwaerts explains why fear of bomb blasts and poor infrastructure make women's health an uphill struggle in Afghanistan.
A powerful photo exhibition helps educate the world about the plight of women in Afghanistan.
A woman sits under a tree of letters from girls around the world at a conference on women's health in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on May 30, 2013. (Rahman Rosian/Getty Images)
An outspoken young athlete has faced down death threats and more to be able to play her sport.