Search For Common Ground - Profiles of Peacemakers
Singha Durbar, a fictional Nepali television drama, details the inner workings of Nepal’s first fictional female Prime Minister. The show promotes strong women in leadership roles and encourages a future where women play a larger part in Nepali government. The lead actress, Gauri Malla, has become a pop culture icon for her portrayal.
Wafa Hamoudi was born and raised in one of Yemen’s most conservative communities where women are rarely allowed to work alongside men. Wafa is challenging gender norms and breaking barriers by working as a mediator, bringing peaceful conflict resolution to her district.
TIME - Opioid Diaries
These shorts take a look at the people behind the photos of TIME’s project The Opioid Diaries.
TIME - Next Generation Leaders 2018
Sonita Alizadeh recorded “Daughters for Sale,” a rap song she wrote after learning her family intended to sell her into marriage for $9,000. The song—with lyrics like “I scream to make up for a woman’s lifetime of silence”—became an anthem in Afghanistan and elsewhere against the child-bride tradition.