Sept 2012: Following horrific incidents where Women Human Rights Defenders were targeted, Safeworld issued a statement, endorsed by AWID, WNN, and NGOs worldwide, on the urgent need for protection of Women Human Rights Defenders...
Oct 2013: Every year, 7.3 million adolescent girls give birth in developing countries, 2 million of them under the age of 15. In Latin America, 18 percent of women aged 20 to 24 have given birth at least once before the age of 18.
By Olutosin Adebowale - "Why would such an old man want to marry a 15 year-old child? Why would my mother conceive such plan? He was old enough to be our father... "
By Zoneziwoh Mbongdgulo - '“The ageing population is the fastest growing minority group”... one Kenyan delegate told me at the 2nd International Conference on Ageing, in Quebec.'
April 2013: By Soraya Chemaly - "Is it too much to hope for that Facebook's famously pro-woman chief operating officer might do something about Facebook's misogyny problem before she is simply forced to act because it's hurting the company's bottom line?"