by Karina Mirochnik | May 25, 2020 | Issue 7 Features
“Widespread lockdowns have resulted in horrific conditions where girls and women have no one to turn to and nowhere to go. They are trapped. A catastrophe is unfolding in Latin America,” said Debora Cobar from Plan International.
by Karina Mirochnik | Mar 4, 2020 | Issue 7 Features
In the Dominican Republic, girls as young as 12 are exploited for sex year-round by tourists from North America and Europe. This is what happened to Punta Cana-native Ana, when she was just 17.
by Karina Mirochnik | Oct 10, 2019 | Issue 7 Commentary
“Changing the way films depict women – particularly women leaders – must become a crucial part of the movement to get more women into positions of power.”
by Karina Mirochnik | Jun 4, 2019 | Issue 7 Commentary
“With just over a decade until the SDGs are due to be delivered, not one country on the planet has achieved full equality for girls, women, men and boys.”
by Karina Mirochnik | Feb 24, 2019 | Issue 7 Features
“It’s not just girls who miss out on their futures by having children too early, it’s boys, too,”