“There’s a lot of things that land on the shoulders of women and they’re amazing at coping with it.” Kimberly Gire is exploring new financial tools for the humanitarian world.
SDG #5-Gender Equality
Sustainable Development Goal 5: Gender equality is not only a fundamental human right, but a necessary foundation for a peaceful, prosperous, and sustainable world. Providing women and girls with equal access to education, health care, decent work, and representation in political and economic decision-making processes will fuel sustainable economies and benefit societies and humanity at large.
Advancing women’s equality can add $12 trillion to global growth. ElsaMarie D’Silva works to achieve this goal by fighting for safer cities.
It is hard to find non-white, female, or working-class voices in the foreign policy discourse. Kristina Lunz wants to change this.
Samantha Stevens is changing the system from within corporate America. Her main targets? Sexism, racism – all those “isms” that separate people from each other.
“When you type in the word ‘researcher’ into Google, what comes up is all male.” Baratang Miya is here to change this.
Minus 48 degrees Celsius, polar bears, pulling a 190-pound sled on skies: Why did Eirliani Abdul Rahman chose the South Pole for her expedition?
Digitization is yet another area where girls and women are struggling to find their place, especially in a country like India. Here are the stories of some women who have succeeded.