Latin America’s Social Policies Have Given Women a Boost. Although they do not specifically target women, social policies like family allowances and pensions have improved the lives of women in […]
L’Oreal Paris’ new Makeup Genius app allows you to try before you buy like never before!
Tech-Savvy Women Farmers Find Success with SIM Cards. Jawadi Vimalamma, 36, looks admiringly at her cell phone. It’s a simple device that can only be used to send or receive […]
From a jade green wool dress suit worn by former British prime minister Margaret Thatcher to the suffragettes’ lace blouses, clothes have been a defining feature of women’s empowerment, according […]
Boosting Incomes and Empowering Rural Women in Cuba. Leonor Pedroso’s sewing machine has dressed children in the Cuban town of Florida for 30 years. But it was only a few […]
British-Irish writer Eimear McBride has won this year’s Women’s Prize for Fiction with her debut novel “A Girl is a Half-formed Thing.”
Shyline Chipfika, 26, is one of thousands of Zimbabwean women in urban centres who have struck gold by growing potatoes. And a lot of their success has to do with […]