Dr. Ellen Currano's patience ran out after a male colleague was praised for an idea she'd voiced moments before, and she started the campaign to raise awareness of the equality issues in ...
College students who identify as transgender, gender nonconforming, genderqueer, and nonbinary face enormous mental health disparities relative to their peers, research finds.
The gender pay gap in Switzerland needs closing. Swiss women earn approximately 20% less than men, highlighting the need for a gender equality rethink.
Melinda Gates has called on stand-up comedians to use homour to draw attention to the issue of gender parity and equal pay.
Media coverage of the #MeToo movement often portrays accusers as sympathetic, but with less power and agency than their alleged perpetrators, according to new research.
German researchers compared the abilities of 48 men and 48 women in how well they identified letters and numbers and here's what they found.
Kolam, a traditional Indian drawing is giving women a new way to earn money and setup businesses.
76% of childless couples are not gender traditional in their division of labor, while only 45% of couples with children are.
This new study indicates that anemia can be significantly reduced in as little as ten months, a nutritional disorder that disproportionately affects women of child-bearing age in developi...
Australian cricket's governing body will allow male-to-female players to compete if their testosterone has been below a certain level for at least a year.
The trafficking of women into sex work is one of the most widespread and abusive forms of modern-day slavery
One in two British women has experienced sexual harassment in the workplace but four fifths did not report it says research
Across rural Bundelkhand, parents are dismissing marriage proposals for their daughters, as water shortages leave local men hard-up and their wives facing a harsh life.
Getting girls into classrooms remains hugely important in some of the world’s poorest countries, and it can be achieved with targeted measures like, for example, making daily commutes safer.
Cycling brings with it benefits for both the rider and the environment, so it's important cyclists feel safe and encouraged to saddle up.