DJ Wendy Rose spins past stereotypes in Congo
She's challenging social and gender norms by pursuing her dream of becoming one of Kinshasa's hottest DJs. Meet DJ Wendy Rose.
Kenya to include intersex category during next month's census
Kenya will include intersex category, along with 'male' and 'female', in the section on gender in her next month's census. Intersex is a term that describes people who are born with a variety of characteristics that do not fit into traditional conceptions of female or male bodies.
Rwanda – real equality or gender-washing?
Few countries have more women in politics than Rwanda. They make up 60 percent of the lawmakers, 50 percent of the cabinet and half of the supreme court judges. But how much influence does this translate into.
Twitter's 'Toxic' work environment for women
With gender inequality prevalent throughout the world, Amnesty International points out Twitter's "toxic" work environment for women.
Bridging the gender gap
These women have never felt disadvantaged because of their gender, and are consistently fighting the stereotype that women are inferior to men and should, therefore, earn less.
Gender based violence - Group creates awareness in Abeokuta
Gender-based violence - Group creates awareness in Abeokuta.