World Pulse Stories

Teen Action facilitator Nafula Kisiangani equips girls with life-skills. Photo courtesy of Gladys Muthara.

KENYA: Rags to Pads

Her period almost ended her education. Today Gladys Muthara equips teen girls in Kenya with knowledge and confidence so menstruation won't ever stop them from achieving their potential.   …
Stella Paul captures an image of women working in their wheat field, trying to grow food to beat an extreme water crisis in the Kavrepalanchok district of Nepal. Photo courtesy of Stella Paul.

NEPAL: Witnessing Resilience

A year following Nepal's devastating 7.8 magnitude earthquake, communities are facing ongoing environmental threats and shortages of basic necessities.  Journalist Stella Paul traveled to some of the hardest-hit regions and discovered that women are at the center of developing solutions…