The actress, who gained international acclaim for her roles in Pirates Of The Caribbean and Atonement, suffered from a breakdown aged 22 driven in part by public criticism of her, and by the lack of public discourse surrounding mental health
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Activists have allegedly been subjected to electrocution, flogging, whipping, and sexual assault.
It is estimated that nearly half of all women and girls living in developing countries do not have access to sanitary products, often substituting pads and tampons for rags, grass and paper.
High tech apps that allow users to track diseases such as malaria are a great step for innovation, but they fail women at the earliest stages.
The past 12 months have seen a growing interest in trans and non-binary issues, but it hasn’t all been good. Here’s how a media furore meant that we actually missed the bigger rights picture.
History has shown us that population control can have an impact on a woman’s right to self-determination and reproductive autonomy, and in extreme cases can cause “gendercide”.
South African athlete Caster Semenya is challenging an IAAF rule regarding athletics with naturally high levels of testosterone in a case that could have profound implications for women in sport.
Victims of serious sexual crimes are often asked to consent to submit all their mobile phone data before police proceed with a prosecution.
The Equality Act 2010 brought together lots of laws on equality and discrimination into one piece of legislation. Here’s how it works.
Women were central to putting the ‘universal’ into the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.