UN Women UK is calling for people to take meaningful action to prevent violence against women

A year ago this week, we released a report showing the prevalence of sexual harassment in the UK. It showed that more than 7 in 10 women of all ages are being sexually harassed in public spaces, with only 3% of 18-24 year-olds telling us they hadn’t been harassed. It was shared so many times …

This International Women’s Day we’re sharing the stories of women on the frontline in Ukraine

Marie Claire is supported by its audience. When you purchase through links on our site, we may earn commission on some of the items you choose to buy. The world has watched in horror since Russian forces further invaded Ukraine on 24 February in ‘the most significant military action in Europe for …

International Women’s Day 2022: three women in science share their stories – Cancer Research UK

To reach our goal of beating cancer sooner we need diverse teams of the most talented researchers working together to prevent, diagnose and treat cancer. Unfortunately, even though percentages of women in science have increased in nearly all fields over the last 10 years, women still face barriers to progressing to more senior roles. For …

Watch: “To women everywhere, dare to believe that you can make a difference” – Cancer Research UK

Scroll down to watch now. This International Women’s Day, meet the women combining research and clinical expertise with business acumen and personal experience to help combat breast cancer. Breast cancer outcomes have improved drastically over the past 20 years, with around 8 in 10 people surviving their disease for 10 years or more, compared with …

Ukrainian first lady Olena Zelenska has paid tribute to the women of Ukraine in a moving Instagram post

Marie Claire is supported by its audience. When you purchase through links on our site, we may earn commission on some of the items you choose to buy. Ukraine’s first lady has been hailed for her bravery since the start of the war On this International Women’s Day, as Ukraine burns and …

From Pankhurst to Pink: 100 of the most inspiring women from the last 100 years

Marie Claire is supported by its audience. When you purchase through links on our site, we may earn commission on some of the items you choose to buy. To mark International Women’s Day, we have compiled a list of the 100 most inspirational women from the last century. From Emmeline Pankhurst to …