Polarization is when a society splits into different factions at extreme ends, without a connecting middle ground. Polarization is shaking societies across the world, from new democracies to long-established ones. In recent years, we have seen the United States dividing between Red and Blue corresponding to the Republicans and Democrats divide. Polarization is affecting the…
This story is about Theresa Nyava, founder of Sanitary Aid Zimbabwe and her work in tackling period poverty in Zimbabwe
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Dr. Michelle Keating has created a monthly professional development seminar series for the Writers’ Council program from the bottom up.
Across Poland women have been protesting the news restrictions the government have placed on abortion.
This weekend of December 5, 2020, the world is coming together to celebrate a very special group of people – volunteers.
The concerning perils of Period Poverty and the threats posed by it’s causes and effects on young women and girls of menstrual age.
International day of peace works to promote peace in the world. These are how we are failing and how we might be able to work more towards it.
Reflection of a volunteer on the transformation of a low-class vocational centre into a leading institution after a volunteering experience.
Dalit women are the marginalized among the marginalized. They have always been the primary targets of social and economic exploitation.
The Savannah Undocumented Youth Alliance (SUYA) is a grassroots organization comprised of undocumented immigrants in the United States. As the founder and lead volunteer, Daniela Rodriguez does incredible work demonstrating the power of localizing human rights through her initiative. Currently, she is focusing on bringing immigration awareness to her local community. With the help of…
The 21st century heralds a new crop of activism led by youth and children. The youth play an important role in advocacy, ensuring that their voices are heard in a world riddled with self-interest. Youth activism has made a significant contribution in addressing challenges faced by the voiceless in society.