#GenderEquality

4 days ago.England, UK
Emma Watson quotes that prove her as a strong voice for feminism(Photo Credit: Instagram/Emma Watson)

  • Emma Watson is known for having a strong voice on feminism and gender equality 
  • 'The Beauty and the Beast' star turns 31 today 
  • Here's a throwback to the actor's words on feminism 

8 April.Washington D.C., DC, USA
Brooke Baldwin was talking in an episode of the "On The Issues" podcast. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@BrookeBaldwin)

  • Brooke Baldwin voiced her issues with the gender disparity in CNN
  • Baldwin announced in February that she is going to conclude her duties in CNN in April
  • She began her journey at the network as a freelancer in 2008

8 April.Washington D.C., DC, USA
Megan Rapinoe was tagged by Draymond Green in one of his Twitter posts. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@mPinoe)

  • Draymond Green suggested female athletes should stop "complaining" about the gender wage gap
  • Megan Rapinoe lashed out at the Golden State Warriors forward
  • "From someone with such a big platform that's just not acceptable," said Rapinoe


21 March.Cairo, Egypt
Nawal el-Saadawi's death coincides with Mother's Day celebrations in Egypt and across the Arab world. (Photo Credit: AFP)

  • Nawal el-Saadawi died in a Cairo hospital after suffering a long-term illness, her family confirmed
  • Saadawi shot to prominence with the release of her widely translated novel 'Women at Point Zero' in the year 1975
  • She divorced three times and had two children 

15 March.Sydney NSW, Australia
The #March4Justice rallies were held in more than 40 Australian cities and towns. (Photo credit: AFP)

  • The #March4Justice rallies were held in more than 40 Australian cities and towns
  • Dressed mostly in black, the protesting crowd gathered outside Parliament House
  • Former government staffer Brittany Higgins was allegedly raped in a minister's office in 2019

10 March.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Closing gender gap will give a boost of $20 trillion to the global economic growth, a study showed. (Photo Credit: Representational Image/Unsplash)

  • For the study, a team of economists examined 36 developed and emerging economies
  • India was at the bottom of the list in terms of female participation in jobs
  •  The female participation in India's job market is 16.6%

8 March.Melbourne VIC, Australia
Australian vice-captain Rachael Haynes will be involved in the effort. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@RachaelHaynes)

  • Australia has 73 statues and sculptures of cricketers, all depicting men
  • Cricket Australia commissioned the first of a female player to address the glaring gender imbalance
  • The governing body also announced a working group to further champion female recognition