Ukraine

Why Ukraine's sex workers seek safety in online forums

As police are accused of corruption and bribery against sex workers, women take to the internet to share advice.

Sex workers failed by state seek safety in online networks

World Cup 2018

Man's World Cup? Sexism and harassment at Russia 2018

Concerns for female reporters, sexist advertising and media coverage have tainted football's mega event in Russia.

Man's World Cup? Sexism and harassment at Russia 2018

In the Field

Married at 14: Syria's refugee child brides

Child marriage among Syrian refugee children is on the rise. Two girls tell us about their lives as wives and mothers.

Women's Rights

India, DRC, US among most dangerous countries for women: poll

Yemen, Afghanistan, Nigeria, Pakistan, Saudi Arabia, Somalia, Syria also top list in Thomson Reuters Foundation survey.

India, DRC, US among most dangerous countries for women: poll

Shorts

A woman's game: Marta Vieira da Silva

'There were no other girls in town playing football and people made sure to let you know that.'

A woman's game: Marta Vieira da Silva

Saudi Arabia

Saudi driving ban ends as women's rights activists remain jailed

Six female driving activists remain jailed as their peers take to the road legally for the first time in Saudi Arabia.

Saudi driving ban ends as women's rights activists remain jailed

Opinion

Why did Saudi Arabia lift the driving ban on women only now?

The Saudi regime still gets to decide which rights women should be afforded.

Hana Al-Khamri

by Hana Al-Khamri

Hana Al-Khamri

First Nations

Billboards celebrate indigenous women's resilience in Canada

Fifty First Nations, Inuit and Metis women artists will have their work on display on billboards across Canada.

Billboards celebrate indigenous women's resilience in Canada

Saudi Arabia

Saudi launches awareness campaign before female motorists drive

Three-day campaign dubbed 'place your trust in God and drive' aims to educate women on driving and safety regulations.

Saudi launches awareness campaign before female motorists drive

Al Jazeera World

Lebanon: Single By Choice

Why are so many Lebanese women single? Five women share their stories of love, life and marriage in Lebanon.

Opinion

Women of honour: Speaking out on rape in Syria

Despite death threats and rejection, Syrian women have found the courage to speak out about rape.

Manon Loizeau

by Manon Loizeau

Manon Loizeau

US & Canada

'To Future Women': US art exhibit of dreams for women to come

The Hirshhorn Museum in Washington, DC, is exhibiting letters written to the next generation of women, inspired by the global women's march last year.

Africa

Leave No Girl Behind helps young African mothers access education

The Leave No Girl Behind campaign, launched by Human Rights Watch, aims to help many pregnant girls and teenage mothers prevented from returning to school.

Immigration

US: Domestic violence no longer grounds for asylum

Groups slam Jeff Sessions who ruled survivors of domestic abuse and gang violence will generally not qualify for asylum.

US to stop granting asylum to most domestic violence survivors

Witness

Silent War: How Rape Became a Weapon in Syria

Syrian women share personal testimonies of rape by regime soldiers.