1. Davos, can you hear them?
    Davos, can you hear them?

    I once had a conversation with a thirteen year old girl in Amhara, Ethiopia. Two nights prior, her best friend was…

  2. Give & Take: Working with Local Nurses to Make Birth Safer in Laos
    Give & Take: Working with Local Nurses to Make Birth Safer in Laos

    Written by Kristyn Zalota, Founder, CleanBirth.org In my first Girls’ Globe post, I wrote of Laos’ high rates of infant…

  3. Protecting Girls: Child Marriage in Uganda
    Protecting Girls: Child Marriage in Uganda

    Last week, apprehensive children across Uganda received the results of a set of exams pivotal to their progress through the…

  4. State of the Union Address: No real progress without equality for women & girls
    State of the Union Address: No real progress without equality for women & girls

    Last night, President Obama gave his State of the Union Address – and the women of this country should be…

  5. Marching for Change in Rural Lesotho
    Marching for Change in Rural Lesotho

    In late November, two groups of highly stigmatized and often voiceless members of Basotho society marched for change. On Nov.…

  6. ‘The Bachelor’ Group Date that Nobody is Talking About
    ‘The Bachelor’ Group Date that Nobody is Talking About

    Okay, I have to confession to make. I watch The Bachelor and I admittedly *guiltily* enjoy it. With my glass (bottle?)…