RANKED: Best countries to live in 2020 if you’re a woman

US News & World Report has released its annual ranking of the Best Countries for Women. To produce the Best Countries for Women list, 73 countries were given scores across five attributes: human rights, gender equality, income equality, progress, and safety. The United States was ranked 15, up one spot from its ranking of 16th in […]

Female representation leads to adoption of more stringent climate change policies

Good news from a recent study which suggests “that climate change campaigns may actually succeed more in places where there are more females in political power.” (Astghik Mavisakalyan) More research is required to better understand the connection. Photo credit: UN Climate Change via Flickr