Is paying people to have babies the answer to declining populations?
A survey by U.S. suicide-prevention group The Trevor Project found 42% of LGBT+ youth who underwent conversion therapy had reported a suicide attempt in the last year.
In Canada, women represent 47% of family physicians, but they have 23% higher odds of experiencing burnout than their male colleagues.
Girls are more likely to drop out of school than boys due to factors such as poverty, insecure learning environments, the high cost of education, and long distances from education institu...
A study has shown that people respond more negatively to criticism if it comes from a woman and were less likely to be interested in working for the company once they were reprimanded.
In southeast Kenya people are redefining gender roles in an effort to beat climate change. From helping with laundry to sweeping, men are increasingly sharing the housework in a bid to cu...
Bogota, Colombia, for the first time in history has voted in a female mayor. Claudia Lopez won over a third of the vote after advertising herself as "incorruptible".
Despite numerous targets and high profile initiatives to boost the number of women in senior finance positions, progress has stalled.
Women and men are most equal when it comes to wealth and health - but there’s still a huge gap when it comes to power.
From early and life-threatening childbirth to dropping out of education - why action on child marriage is needed.
Despite entrepreneurship transforming the lives of women in some parts of Africa, a study has shown that they're less successful than their male counterparts.
Also in this week's reads: what's the broken rung for women, the world's 10 most innovative economies and what's virtual societal warfare.
While life for women has improved in some 60 countries, it has deteriorated in Yemen and other war-torn nations, according to the Women, Peace, and Security Index.
Parental leave can vary significant between sports and teams - but a few trailblazers are setting new standards.
At Kenya's first breast milk bank, the women were waiting to help infants whose mothers couldn't feed them by donating some of their own milk.