Daily Archives: July 28, 2015

SOLAR LAMPS TURNING PAKISTANI WOMEN INTO GREEN ENERGY ENTREPRENEURS

SOLAR LAMPS TURNING PAKISTANI WOMEN INTO GREEN ENERGY ENTREPRENEURS

BAHAWALPUR: As the sun sets and darkness falls over a village outside Bahawalpur, Shama Bibi switches on her solar lantern and starts sewing clothes for an upcoming family wedding. Not long ago, nightfall would have forced her to stop working. ... Read More »

Barack Obama Speaks Against Treating Women as Second Class Citizens in Kenya

Barack Obama Speaks Against Treating Women as Second Class Citizens in Kenya

The US President, Barack Obama, strongly condemned the practice of female genital mutilation and other such traditions that treat women as second class citizens, in a speech delivered on Sunday as he wrapped up his Presidential visit to his Kenyan ... Read More »

Media Influence on Female Body Image

Media Influence on Female Body Image

The issues surrounding body image and the portrayal of women in the media have been prevalent in our society for decades. Women have been affected by the changing images and depictions of beauty that have circulated throughout advertising and media ... Read More »