I am Generation Equality: Lana Ghneim, gender equality advocate

Billions of people across the world stand on the right side of history every day. They speak up, take a stand, mobilise, and take big …

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I am Generation Equality: Nicholas Niwagaba, young leader, human rights advocate

Billions of people across the world stand on the right side of history every day. They speak up, take a stand, mobilise, and take big …

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My Take, Your Take: Ushering in a new generation of women leaders in Central African Republic

In this new intergenerational series for Generation Equality campaign, young people take the lead to shape the conversations. Marguerite Ramadan, Social Affairs Advisor Prime Minister’s …

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From where I stand: “It is important to show women athletes can be anywhere and can do anything”

Raphaela Barbosa, a handball player from the northern region of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, aspires to play for Brazil’s national team one day. She believes …

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In Vietnam, women are leading disaster prevention and response

Vietnam ranks among the 12 countries with the highest levels of exposure to natural disasters this year. Until recently, women’s role in disaster risk reduction, …

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In Fiji, teaching life skills and changing mindsets through rugby

A new sport programme in Fiji is breaking gender stereotypes among students and coaches alike, as both male and female school teachers get trained as …

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In the words of Shobhna Verma: “Once I came into the market, there was no turning back”

For the past 35 years, Shobhna Verma has made her living selling produce at Suva Market in Fiji’s capital. Today, Shobhna is the Legal Advisor …

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I am Generation Equality: Abel Koka, champion for youth and reproductive rights

Billions of people across the world stand on the right side of history every day. They speak up, take a stand, mobilise, and take big …

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If you teach a girl to code, she will change the world

Every day is a hot day in Kakuma refugee camp, located in the arid desert of north-western Kenya. Underneath a blue sky, three girls in …

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I am Generation Equality: Amika George, period poverty and education champion

Billions of people across the world stand on the right side of history every day. They speak up, take a stand, mobilise, and take big …

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