Update: An all-girl team from Afghanistan got the chance of a lifetime to participate in a global robotics competition in the United States. Initially, their visas were denied. But Trump urged a reversal following public outcry over the Afghan girls' inability to attend the event.
Experts say the stigma that still surrounds domestic violence is a big problem. They hope to address that with new legislation that guarantees job security for victims of domestic abuse and requires employers to give them paid time off to deal with the consequences.
Champion surfers Meryem El Gardoum and Fatima Zahra Berrada are the first women to represent Morocco at a surf contest abroad. Despite their success, back home in Morocco, some men aren’t sold on surfing and don’t approve of local women and girls taking part. And there's pushback from local women, too.