Newly sworn-in Prime Minister Justin Trudeau campaigned on a platform of gender equality.
The film is based of the real-life case of Aberash Bekele.
Workplace gender differences persist, but that doesn't mean something is deeply amiss in employment markets.
The United Nations is hoping a roster of celebrities will help get the word out about its new development goals.
As the law stands, in the event the U.S. needs a military draft, only men would be called up.
At current rate it will take until 2085 for women to reach parity with men in key leadership roles.
A full quarter of transgender people say they have been fired from a job for their gender identity.
Computer science has the lowest proportion of women receiving bachelor degrees of all the STEM fields.
China's one-child policy has had one unlikely aftereffect: empowering women.
Some argue the gap is due to "women's choices," but that hides key cultural and social factors.
Italian politicians have spoken out against the game which challenges gender stereotypes.
Two proposed bills could put women at greater risk of violence, Amnesty International warns.
"It's our time to have wage equality once and for all, and equal rights for women in the United States," the actress declared.
48-year-old Reverend Libby Lane is the new Bishop of Stockport, overturning centuries of tradition in the Church
Books like "Lean In" do not address why ordinary working women are overlooked.
Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has a reputation for his controversial views on women's rights
The World Economic Forum's 2014 report on gender equality has revealed a significant gender pay gap, that on current trends won't even out until 2095
Iceland and Suriname want men to talk to men about violence against women