Report on CSW62 Parallel Event: Challenges & Opportunities in Empowering Rural Girls

On March 15, 2018 in commemoration of International Women’s Day, Women’s Freedom Forum held a parallel event at the United Nations CSW62 (Commission on the Status of Women 62) in New York. The Panel Discussion titled, “Challenges & Opportunities in Empowering Rural Girls for SDG5″ took place at the Armenian Convention...

Happy International Women’s Day

On behalf of the WFF Team: Happy international women’s day to all of you who’ve led us to this moment. Cheers to women who have built each other up, and champions who are leading. United, we can achieve anything. #WomensDay for #SDG5 among all other basic rights! We are the force for change

Advancement of Women – February 16, 2018

The unsung heroes of the civil rights movement are black women you’ve never heard of USA Today, February 16, 2018: Many heroes of the civil rights movement are women you’ve probably never heard of. History remembers the male leaders in the fight for human rights, but without women, so many victories...

Advancement of Women – January 22, 2018

Africa’s first elected woman president has transformed Liberia Newsweek – January 22, 2018: On Monday, Liberia inaugurated a new president and the nation’s first female vice president, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf ended her presidency the way she began it—shattering precedent. The first woman to be elected president of an African nation has become the...