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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We want to hear from you. Share your thoughts to shape the future of technology for a gender equal world. You could even become a Featured Storyteller and receive a 100 to 300 USD honorarium.
Parwana Fayyaz urges President Obama and the US Senate to pass the International Violence Against Women Act, and shares her vision for a new Afghanistan—where women are empowered and free from violence.
In the 1300 tent cities scattered across post-earthquake Haiti, young girls are coming of age amidst threats of sexual violence, rampant disease, and makeshift living conditions. Photographer Nadia Todres visited the camps of Port-au-Prince to document the precarious lives of girls on the ground.
When Didi Bertrand Farmer returned to Haiti, she was unprepared for what she saw in the tent cities: an increase in sexual violence; mothers forced to leave their vulnerable daughters; young girls, pregnant as a result of rape.