Hauntingly Beautiful Video Aims to Raise Awareness

A recently re-uncovered video is gaining millions of views on Facebook, why? Because it’s haunting beauty is raising awareness about a very ugly problem. For those of us fortunate enough to live in developed countries, finding drinking water isn’t as big of a problem as say, keeping our phones charged. However, for millions of people … More Hauntingly Beautiful Video Aims to Raise Awareness

Why is Sexual Violence Against Women on the Rise?

Last year, we were shocked to learn from a comprehensive study by the World Health Organisation that more than a third of all women worldwide – 35.6% – will experience physical or sexual violence in their lifetime; a study that also found that the most likely perpetrator in these cases is a victim’s male partner. … More Why is Sexual Violence Against Women on the Rise?

Is Social Media to Blame for a Generation of Girls With Low Self-Esteem?

The self-esteem of teenage girls in the UK has fallen dramatically since 2007 – during the same time, use of social media sites have risen by enormous numbers. A new nationwide survey of 58,000 school students has revealed that only one in three 15-year-old girls have high self-esteem. The main reason given for this lack … More Is Social Media to Blame for a Generation of Girls With Low Self-Esteem?