Annual Report 2022: Forward Together

Activists Up Close: Meet Pisey, who’s Leading the Movement for Marriage Equality in Cambodia

Ly Pisey grew up in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, where LGBTQI+ people are alienated and pushed…

Activists Up Close: Meet Misael, a Water Defender in Mexico

Misael was born into a family of Indigenous farmers in Oaxaca, Mexico — his connection…

Activists Up Close: Meet Mercy, a Girls Boxing Coach and Mentor in Kenya

Mercy Musila Musikali grew up in Nairobi, Kenya, like so many girls in her community:…

Claiming a Seat at the Table: The Feminization of Politics in Senegal

In the corner office of a municipal building in Dakar, Senegal, Adama Mbengue sits behind…

Kicking Harassment off the Bus: Indian Bus Drivers Learn to Stand Up for Female Passengers

Sanjay Jagtap has spent the past 25 years of his life as a public bus…

Know Your History, Master Your Future: How One Senegalese Activist is Mobilizing Youth By Illuminating his Community’s Forgotten Tragedy

In Thiaroye, Senegal—less than 10 miles from the country’s bustling, metropolitan capital of Dakar—a rusty…

Creating their own path: building a gender-equal family and a more just world

In the bustling metropolis of Bangalore, India—home to over 13 million people and known as…

We Want Respect & Rights, Not Sympathy and Charity: Celebrating International Women’s Day in India

Pooja Gurjar is a young woman from Rajasthan. She was married off at the age…

Medicine, Tents, Tarps and Seeds: How Activists Took Action to Save Lives After Haiti’s Earthquake

At 8:30 a.m. on August 14, 2021, a massive, 7.2 magnitude earthquake struck southern Haiti,…