In some countries around the world, families and whole communities celebrate a girl reaching puberty as a coming-of-age occasion. Find out how periods are acknowledged and celebrated from the UK to Japan.
Finding it hard to choose a Christmas gift for someone you love this year? Browse our collection of top gifts for that tricky person who seems to have everything they need!
My name is Christie and I am one of the four women featured in ActionAid’s My Body Is Mine campaign. The campaign helps women and girls reclaim their bodies, speak out against any form of violence and proudly say My Body Is Mine without fear of retribution.
I am a 21-year-old activist from Nigeria and would like to share my #MyBodyIsMine story with you.
Education is empowering. That's why, this International Day of the Girl, we're championing every girl's right to education. Find out why so many girls don't get to go to school - and the incredible benefits of giving girls an education.
We are thrilled the Duchess of Sussex, Meghan Markle, visited ActionAid on Tuesday to see our work and take part in a discussion about ending violence against women and girls.
28th September marks one year since a series of powerful earthquakes struck the Central Sulawesi province of Indonesia, triggering a tsunami resulting in significant damage and loss of life. Our new research shows how women's leadership made an incredible difference in the aftermath.