In western India, where poor farm yields have fueled early marriage to supply fields with working couples, many young women are proudly turning to police work instead.
“I tried but could no longer bear the bullying,” a 25-year-old librarian wrote online before taking his life. Mourners call it a symptom of a bigger problem in Myanmar.
Karen Women Organization head Naw K’nyaw Paw discusses her work and her remaining goals after becoming the 3rd Myanmar recipient of the International Women of Courage Award.
A network of illicit marriage brokers is targeting Pakistan's impoverished Christian minority, campaigners say.
Artist Htein Lin’s bold new exhibition, ‘Skirting the Issue’, invites participants to question whether and why they follow discriminatory customs.
Leading women in Myanmar's tech sector urged young people to test their personal limits in order to succeed at an event marking International Women's Day.
Research carried out by EMReF found derogatory representations of women, ethnic minorities and members of the LGBT community across Myanmar’s comedy-heavy film industry.
The government of Myanmar must accelerate efforts to pass a comprehensive law to tackle violence against women and girls across all fourteen states and regions of Myanmar.
Chandramukhi Muvvala disappeared minutes after she left her home on Tuesday in Hyderabad, where she is the only transgender candidate participating in Dec. 7 elections.