Notre-Dame Cathedral's renovation is coming into its final months.
The latest survey on higher education in India shows a significant increase in female enrollment, most notably in historically disadvantaged communities, a sign that women have managed to carve a greater place for themselves.
The European Union is set to extend its protections for women in a new law that will encompass gender-based violence, female genital mutilation, forced marriages, and online harassment.
The World Health Organization (WHO) applauds Nepal's latest legislation that restricts trans-fatty acids in food.
Thanks to effective government-led initiatives encouraging reading ability nationwide, the adult literacy rate has significantly dropped in Tanzania over the past decades.
For the third consecutive year, Mexico is reporting a decline in the annual percentage of homicides, including in the femicide department, as well as fewer robberies and federal crimes in multiple categories.
In an effort to lower the maternal mortality rate, the Colombian authorities have successfully implemented nationwide a model first developed for vulnerable populations.
In a landmark decision, Zambia has set the marriageable age to 18, therefore rendering all forms of child marriage illegal within the country without exception.
Bangladesh has made extensive efforts to remove all sources of lead from the common South Asian turmeric spice.
Several countries around the world are seeing a decline in the amount of young people who drink alcohol.