One of the most inspirational leaders of our time, Nelson Mandela was an advocate for human rights whose devotion to democracy and equality never wavered. We take a look back at some of his most famous and uplifting quotes.December 6, 2013, 11:54 am
He was the passionate activist whose devotion to democracy and equality never wavered, despite 27 years in prison. As news of his death breaks, we celebrate the extraordinary life of the South African statesman.December 6, 2013, 9:27 am
A religious court has ruled that a mother must circumcise her son – whether she wants to or not.November 28, 2013, 12:00 am
She was once a middle-class girl, from a sleepy English town, but, since the devastating Nairobis attacks, Samanatha Lewthwaite has become an international fugitive. Amelia Gentleman looks at the mystery and mythology of the "White Widow".November 18, 2013, 8:01 am
A new program allows you to tell Afghan women that they aren’t alone.November 13, 2013, 11:22 am
The best and worst places in the world to be a woman have been revealed.October 28, 2013, 9:41 am
Michael Kors has teamed up with the United Nations World Food Programme to help combat global hunger.October 16, 2013, 8:15 am
What changes when girls in the developing world get an education? The simple answer is, everything. An innovative film – Girl Rising – brings home this truth through the moving stories of courageous girls fighting to be heard in a world where they have no voice.October 11, 2013, 8:49 am
They were chilling taunts that accompanied their greatest suffering, but now these victims are using their rapists’ own words to write a powerful narrative of defiance and survival.October 2, 2013, 2:26 pm
A father of two adolescent brides speaks out.September 12, 2013, 3:58 pm
From political activists such as Aung San Suu Kyi to celebrity philanthropists like Angelina Jolie, here are some of our favourite inspiring women.August 23, 2013, 3:41 pm
Join the global social media campaign to help eradicate some of the world's deadliest diseases.July 4, 2013, 3:21 pm
Join marie claire, luxe knitwear label Banjo & Matilda and a host of celebrities in making winter warmer for homeless women in Australia. All you need to do is donate one of your sweaters – a small gesture that can make a huge difference.July 1, 2013, 9:36 am
New Zealand is on the hunt for an Australian same-sex couple to be the first to wed on its shores.June 24, 2013, 11:42 am
Cheap and nasty bootlegged alcohol has been flooding Indonesia's resort islands in recent times, making its way into lethal cocktails have left some young tourists disabled, and killed others.May 23, 2013, 6:15 pm
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