1. What’s the ‘Global Gag Rule’ & What Does it Mean for Women?
    What’s the ‘Global Gag Rule’ & What Does it Mean for Women?

    Two days after the Women’s March, the new president of the Unites States signed an executive order reinstating the Mexico…

  2. Female Networks: Creating Magic by Getting Women Together
    Female Networks: Creating Magic by Getting Women Together

    2017 might turn out to be the year of female networks. Are you part of any organised network, virtual or…

  3. The Young Women of the Ukrainian Government
    The Young Women of the Ukrainian Government

    The Ukrainian Revolution of 2014, also known as the Euromaidan Revolution, induced a widespread series of changes to the sociopolitical systems…

  4. Postpartum Depression: the Danger of ‘Bad Mother’ Stigma
    Postpartum Depression: the Danger of ‘Bad Mother’ Stigma

    “I felt so trapped, like I had a made a huge mistake in having my child.” It’s heart-wrenching to imagine…

  5. Encouraging Girls to Take on the World through Education Centres in India
    Encouraging Girls to Take on the World through Education Centres in India

    Offering girls basic education is one sure way of giving them much greater power – of enabling them to make…

  6. Equality Must Start Early
    Equality Must Start Early

    Blog post written by Lisa Öhman, intern at the Girl Child Platform Many of us would agree that gender equality…