Nighat Dad is the founder of Digital Rights Foundation (DRF), whose helpline is assisting Pakistani women to fight against cyber harassment and online abuse. Dad presented her work at the Innovations Summit at the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) in 2018.
Date19.10.2018 | 13:39
TagsDigital Rights Foundation, DRF, Kofi annan, Nighat Dad, patriarchy, Qandeel Baloch, UNGA, United Nations General Assembly
As a player and a coach, Silvia Neid won all there is to win in women’s football. But the former German international thinks the appointment of a female coach in the Bundesliga is as far away as ever.
Date19.10.2018 | 13:29
Tags#sport, Bundesliga, Corinne Diacre, European Championships, football, Playboy, Silvia Neid, soccer, Steffi Jones, women's rights
WHEN Malaysian June Rubis was an undergraduate at a Canadian university, she was told by a professor that she could never do orangutan field research because she was a woman, of the wrong nationality – even though orangutans are found in Malaysia – and that she would never have enough capital to do it.
Date07.10.2018 | 8:59
From investment banking to private equity, Malaysian Sasibai Kimis’ career in finance took her her all over the world, from London to New York to Ghana.
Date04.10.2018 | 12:53
TagsBritish Council Social Enterprise Award, craftmanship, Earth Heir, Eisenhower Fellow, handicraft, heritage, local craftmanship, Malaysia, Sasibai Kimis, women's rights
Audrey Pe was 13 years old when she found herself smitten by series of letters such as HTML, CSS and other coding terms she learned about in class.
Date03.10.2018 | 12:51
Win Lae Phyu Sin,19-year-old beauty blogger from Myanmar wears her hijab with pride and is busting stereotypes with her videos.
Date17.09.2018 | 12:06
Date14.09.2018 | 11:06
Tagscombat, Indian security forces, Indo-Tibetan Border Police, ITBP, Line of Actual Control, Mirthi, Pithoragarh, Uttrakhand, women officers, women's rights