On World Pulse, a community of women from 190 countries, we celebrate International Women’s Day (IWD) every day by harnessing the power of technology to transform our communities, our lives, and the world. You can too by joining #SheTransformsTech, our digital event to shape the future of one of the greatest tools available to us for creating a gender-equal world.
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In her letter to UN Women executive director Michelle Bachelet, Nigerian women’s rights advocate Olutosin Oladosu Adebowale decries practices that rob girls and women around the world of equal opportunities.
Zimbabwean writer Fungai Machirori makes the case that gender development isn't just for the poor. She challenges new UN Women executive director Michelle Bachelet to support leadership opportunities for women at all income levels.
Arrested during December's anti-flogging demonstrations in Sudan, Nagla Seed Ahmed and 49 other detained protesters recorded footage from within the jail walls—despite authorities' attempts to confiscate their cameras.