National Democracy Week: For women and girls to change the world, we need to support them into politics

6 JULY 2018: Maddie, a Girlguiding advocate, writes about the importance of young women using their voice for change and gaining equal representation in politics.Read more

National Democracy Week: Survivors of domestic abuse must not have their Right To Vote taken away

5 JULY 2018: Mehala Osborne, survivor and campaigner, reflects on why she launched her Right to Vote campaign and the momentous changes it has brought about for survivors of domestic abuse and their right to vote.Read more

National Democracy Week: Women’s Hidden Homelessness

3 JULY 2018: Margaret Williams, Homelessness Project Manager at East London Housing Partnership, writes about why women's homelessness is underreported and frequently linked to experience of abuse.Read more

90 years after Equal Franchise, suffrage campaigners are inspiring refugee women

2 JULY 2018: Marchu Girma from Women for Refugee Women, writes how it is time to call for safety, dignity and liberty for all women who go unheard, including refugee women.Read more

It's time to challenge our addiction to traditional work place norms

20 JUNE 2018: There are many hurdles to overcome when taking shared parental leave, writes one father. But this is a once in a lifetime opportunity not to be missed.Read more

To any new dads wondering if leave is right for him - the answer must be yes

19 JUNE 2018: One full-time dad shares his account of taking leave and feelings of isolation that sometimes come with navigating the new baby world.Read more

Father's Day in 2018? We still haven't made it out of the 1950's

16 JUNE 2018: The Government's attitude to fathers in the workplace reveals they are still wearing their 1950's spectacles, writes Fawcett Chief Executive Sam Smethers.Read more

UK Equality Act is not fit for purpose: It's time for the law to recognise multiple discrimination

5 JUNE 18: Dr Shola Mos-Shogbamimu on why we need a radical rethink of how multiple discrimination of protected characteristics experienced by women are treated under the law.Read more

Regardless of today’s outcome, the Repeal the 8th campaign is a testimony to the power of women

25 MAY 2018: Ireland is a country in which women’s autonomy over their bodies have always been institutionalised, writes journalist Gemma McSherry.Read more

Why does teaching Votes for Women matter? An A-Level teacher's perspective

22 MAY 18: Teaching votes for women in the 21st Century allows us not only to teach a singularly female-centric topic, but also one that encompasses diversity, writes history and politics teacher Lisa Buttar.Read more

How can Britain claim to be progressive when we continue to detain vulnerable women?

30 MARCH 2018: One would be hard-pressed to disagree with the right to basic human dignity that the women of Yarl’s Wood are fighting for, writes journalist Gemma McSherryRead more

#OurTimeNow: The Ongoing Struggle for Reproductive Justice in South Africa

28 MARCH 2018: Dr. Susanne M. Klausen, Senior Research Associate in the Faculty of Humanities, University of Johannesburg, and Professor of History at Carleton University, Ottawa, writes about the ongoing struggle for reproductive justice in South AfricaRead more

#OurTimeNow: Indian Suffrage Campaigners and how women won the vote in India

27 MARCH 2018: Historian Sumita Mukherjee highlights how the demand for the vote in India was curtailed by the realities of imperialism - and the women who fought to gain suffrage.Read more

#OurTimeNow: The Fiji Women's Rights Movement

22 MARCH 2018: Maryann Lockington, the Communications Officer at the Fiji Women's Rights Movement, writes about the intergeneration women's rights movement that inspire the FWRM to train the future female Fijian leaders.Read more

#OurTimeNow: The Women Now

21 MARCH 2018: Tahani al-Ahamd, who trained in journalism at the Women Now Center in Sarakib, writes about the new women of Syria and her training as a journalist.Read more

#OurTimeNow: It's Time To Take Action On Domestic Violence In New Zealand

20 MARCH 2018: Avril Gillan, a volunteer Policy and Communications Assistant at the Fawcett Society, writes about domestic violence in New Zealand and why it's time for serious action to be taken.Read more

#OurTimeNow: Remembering Constance Markievic

19 MARCH: Professor Senia Paseta, Professor of Modern History and co-Director of Women in the Humanities at St Hugh's College, writes about Constance Markievic - the first women to be elected to the House of Commons.Read more

#OurTimeNow: Seven Suffrage Lessons for Modern Feminists in America and beyond

15 MARCH 2018: Allison K. Lange an assistant professor at the Wentworth Institute of Technology, writes about the seven suffrage lessons modern feminists can learn from the suffragettes who fought for women's right to vote in the United States.Read more

#OurTimeNow: Pacific feminists creating new spaces to talk and to be heard

14 MARCH 2018: Feminist Activist and PhD candidate Jane Alver writes about the pacific feminists who are mobilising in the face of resistance to their claims for rights and recognition at the national, regional and global levels.Read more

#OurTimeNow: Celebrating The Suffragette Spirit And The Incredible Women Still Fighting For Our Rights Today

13 MARCH 2018: Chiara Capraro, Women's Human Rights Programme Manager at Amnesty International UK, writes about the inequalities that women are still facing across the globe and the work of Amnesty International in supporting women human rights defenders.Read more

#OurTimeNow: Extraordinary Activists Who Are Supporting Refugee Women

12 MARCH 18: Amelia Cooper from Help Refugees writes about the organisations around the world who are supporting women who are refugees to access the vital services they need to participate in everyday life.Read more

#OurTimeNow: In Kenya, we are listening to girls and women to end violence against them

9 MARCH 2018: Faiza Jama Mohamed, Africa Director at Equality Now, writes about their '25 Conversations in 25 Schools in Africa' programme as part of our #OurTimeNow campaign.Read more

Teaching 'Herstory': The Sheroes of International Women's Day

7 MARCH 2018: History and politics teacher, Lisa Buttar, highlights the stories of women in history and across the world for International Women's Day.Read more

#OurTimeNow: Fati's goal to achieve gender equality in Ghana through football

7 MARCH 18: Fati is a student at Right to Dream in Ghana, the first residential, elite football and educational academy in Africa to run a girl’s programme. Read her story here.Read more