For centuries, women have been seen as the prize: the golden mystery. Objectified and generalized: women were seen as either the beautiful possession of man, or a horrible enemy. Sculpted into art by the patriarchy. Women were not allowed to create the narrative of what they were supposed to be. […]

“UN Women has developed a rapid and targeted response to mitigate the impact of the COVID-19 crisis on women and girls and to ensure that the long-term recovery benefits them, focused on five priorities: Gender-based violence, including domestic violence, is mitigated and reduced Social protection and economic stimulus packages serve women and […]

Since its founding in 1966, National Organization For Women, or NOW, has taken action through intersectional grassroots activism to “promote feminist ideals, lead societal change, eliminate discrimination, and achieve and protect the equal rights of all women and girls in all aspects of social, political, and economic life,” according to […]

According to its website, “Malala Fund is working for a world where every girl can learn and lead.” According to the website, current progress indicates that our world is still over 100 years away from achieving education for all girls. This is why the fund aims to challenge “systems, policies […]

Without gender equity, women would have unequal pay and unequal jobs, face unequal treatment, and worst of all: experience sexual harassment. Places that value women and men equally are safer, happier, and healthier. Gender equity also improves productivity and economic growth within workspaces. It prevents violence against women and girls. […]

A grassroots organization started by four women who met at CU Boulder, 500 Women Scientists is an organizations with the mission to “serve society by making science open, inclusive, and accessible by fighting racism, patriarchy, and oppressive social norms.” Click the image below to visit the 500 Women Scientists website.

The United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women) is a United Nations organization committed to gender equality and accelerating progress on meeting women’s needs, globally. It supports all 193 UN member states and helps them achieve global standards of gender equality. UN Women collaborates […]