Recognizing the influence of evolution on behavior and gender norms suggests ways to reduce gender inequality in leadership in the real world.
Even though the spouse escort policy carries good intentions, we found during our study that it constituted a barrier to care in numerous ways.
Study presents a model that can be scaled to improve learning outcomes and transition rates for young people living in urban informal settlements.
Despite both parents now being at home, the likelihood is that much of the 'domestic' work will still land squarely on the shoulders of the women of the house.
You don't have to be labelled with a mental illness to seek help.
In urban Namibia, performance poetry provides a safe space for women to share their experiences and challenge traditional ideas.
The long history of racist beauty standards alone cannot explain the ongoing global use of harmful skin lighteners.
Over 60% of girls in Ethiopia are married by the age of 18. Many don't have support in negotiating with their husbands and families to take control of their own fertility.
Nutrition policies offer the chance for us to think differently about men and women's roles in society.
Men who work in female-dominated fields tend to get more prestige and higher wages.
Evangelicals who were taught as children that Christians abstain from sex until marriage are coming out and revealing the dark side of the so-called 'purity movement.'
Interventions to prevent and address sexual and gender-based violence in eastern DR Congo often reinforce traditional gender stereotypes
Dirt blindness is used by some to excuse men for spending a third as much time as women cleaning. A new study shows it's a myth.
Across the English-speaking world, boys tend to drop out of foreign language study as soon as it is not mandatory.
In Myanmar, spousal abuse is legal and stigma stop most women from reporting sexual violence. A bill championed by feminists but long stalled in Parliament may soon give women their basic rights.
The UK government is consulting on changing gender recognition laws. Here's what you need to know.
Stories from the ground highlighted the unmet needs of people who are vulnerable and who are left behind.
It's been a tough year to be trans in Britain.
Many online communities have developed toxic social norms, including sexist tendencies, that they will need to address as more members join in.
New guidance urging schools to stop making pupils conform to gender stereotypes is a step in the right direction.