Nigerian director Tope Oshin celebrates women film-makers currently reinventing Nollywood
Brazil is the caesarean capital of the world. What is behind this C-section “epidemic”?
Indonesia has just conducted its first ever national survey on domestic violence
Rates of domestic violence in the Peruvian Andes are particularly high
Unity is a village without men set up by Samburu women in response to domestic abuse
How Aymara Val and her neighbours are fighting for better jobs, sewage and water systems
The inspirational cheerleading grandmothers of Arizona who refuse to act their age
A special edition of the programme remembering women that history has overlooked.
In 2004, the Kenyan ecologist became the first African woman to win the Nobel Peace Prize