The latest winner of the Miss World, Jamaica's Toni-Ann Singh, says she wants to use her award to work for sustainable change for women.
A recently published letter has sparked a debate over whether "macho" politics is hindering women's rights.
“There’s space for women, and please come and join us. Just do it.”
Female leaders in Champagne: important influences on the direction of the region.
Saudi women are officially allowed to get behind the wheel, after a decades-old driving ban was lifted.
A Finnish national has become the first European woman to obtain the Saudi driving licence.
Women often fill the frame at Cannes. On the red carpet, the camera lingers on them far longer than it does on men.
But this year, some women are challenging that image.
"It's clear that if I didn't have children or if I was a man, I would have gone for other jobs with more responsibility."
The message "Maintenant On Agit" ("Now We Act") was displayed on the iconic monument ahead of International Women's Day.
How women-only pole dancing classes are inspiring women in Egypt to have more confidence.