The Fuller Project reports on women globally and in the US. Our investigative, explanatory, and solutions-driven reporting spans and connects a wide range of issues. View our 2018 and 2019 reporting below, or select a theme above to see related reporting.
The Poland Model—Promoting ‘Family Values’ With Cash Handouts
Low Wages, Sexual Harassment and Unreliable Tips. This Is Life in America’s Booming Service Industry
‘I Need the Money But I Feel Guilt.’ How a Drought-Resistant Crop Turned Women in Kenya into Reluctant Drug Lords
Dade County Florida Program for Trafficked Children
Is Trump the antitrafficking president he says he is?
Doubts Still Linger on Kenyans’ Safety in Middle East
How Domestic Abusers Weaponize the Courts
Is the US after peace in Afghanistan or just an exit plan?
The living hell of young girls enslaved in Bangladesh’s brothels
Trump Says He’s Fighting Human Trafficking, But His Policies Say Otherwise
The Trump Administration’s Plan to Deport Victims of Human Trafficking
Trump’s Human Trafficking Record Is Fake News
Homes to Heal Trafficked Children
Britain Is Making Sexual Harassment a Hate Crime
Maternity care crisis (averted?)
Only Women Can Stop the Apocalypse
Trump exposed for undercutting trafficking victim protections
El Salvador Kills Women as the U.S. Shrugs
How a Miami Judge Pioneered a New Way of Handling Minor Human Trafficking Cases
‘The ones nobody misses’: Scope of human trafficking in Alabama wider than reported, experts say
Claira’s story: A ‘broken, normal’ woman preyed upon by ‘Life’
Do traffickers kidnap their victims? The myths and realities of human trafficking
Donald Trump’s Skewed View of Human Trafficking at the Border
Trump’s Anti-Trafficking Argument for a Border Wall
Staying Connected: Moms Who Pump in Prison
When will #MeToo reach places like North Philly?
America Never Gave Afghan Women a Chance
In Mosques Across Morocco, Women are Leading a Quiet Revolution
‘Men Kill Women Because They Can’: Inside El Salvador’s Devastating Femicide Crisis
A Long Women’s March through Congress
A Look Inside the First All-Female TV News Station in Afghanistan
Women Want to Put Yemen Back Together Again
In Afghanistan, Where Breast Cancer is a Death Sentence, Women Fight to Save Lives
Why Trump’s Immigration Policy Will Hurt All Americans
Iraq is Tempting Fate By Punishing Women
Justice for Survivors of ISIS: The Plight of Yazidi Women
Don’t Let the Battle Over Kavanaugh Overshadow the Nobel Peace Prize’s Recognition of Sexual Violence
Dangers of Being an Afghan Woman in Uniform
The Truth About the Wives of ISIS
‘I’m Too Tired To Cry’: The Laotian Girls Who Are Kidnapped To Become Child Brides
I Went to an Elite Prep School like Christine Blasey Ford’s. Here’s Why the Kavanaugh Hearing Was Deeply Disturbing for Grads Like Me
One Small Step For Feminist Foreign Policy
Botched Sterilisation Surgeries are Killing Indian Women. One Women Wants to Save Them
After 13 white male deans, Fletcher students say ‘it’s time’
From Prison To Periods: Meet The Men Fighting Menstruation Taboos
They left sub-Saharan Africa for the promise of Europe. Now they face an uncertain future.
Dispatch From Jaipur: ELLE Embeds With India’s Female Motorbike Police
The Café Run Entirely By Acid Attack Survivors
One Year Ago, Tunisia Passed A Groundbreaking Law To Protect Women. Has It Worked?
The Bangladesh brothels where men pay child brides for sex – while police look the other way
She was separated from her son for 9 months while seeking asylum. She’s still haunted by everything she missed.
Rebels With A Cause: The All Female Motorbike Squads Tackling India’s Rape Problem
Colombia Was Just Starting To Deliver Justice To Women. Will A New President Get In The Way?
Amid Smoldering E-Waste In The West Bank, Activists Fight For Reform
How Immigration Reporting Overlooks Women
The War on Drugs Failed. It’s Time for a War on Abuse.
Trapped At the Border? Hope for a Female Judge
At the Texas-Mexico Border, Her Son Begged Not to be Taken. They Took Him Anyway.
Want To Wipe Out Terror In Somalia? Turn To Women
When Tamara Parson Began Fighting for Inclusion in Central Ohio, Nobody Listened. Now, That’s Changing.
Welcome To Puntland: Where Many Men Don’t Consider Rape A Crime
Domestic Abusers: Dangerous for Women — and Lethal for Cops
Center Framed: Women, Peace and Security On the Big Screen
Teaching boys that ‘real men’ would stop rape
A Lethal Combination
Trolling The Patriarchy With Photos Of Battered Women – One Woman’s Quest To Change Russia’s Domestic Violence Laws
Undocumented Mothers are Increasingly Being Arrested. These Women are Fighting Back.
Russia’s Disappearing Women
Is Deportation a Death Sentence for Salvadoran Women?
My Husband Sold Me To A Brothel
Women in Ghana Battle a U.S.-Owned Gold Mine for Land and Livelihood
Why Child Marriage Persists In Mexico
The Dangers of Forcing Gender Equality in Afghanistan
Nigerian girls often still drop out of school to work, despite the country’s increasing wealth
Femicide The Rallying Cry For Families Of Girls Killed In Guatemalan Orphanage Fire
Women are Dying in Turkey
Turkish Women Rising
‘You Cannot Have Peace If You Don’t Listen to Women’
‘Fake news’ fuelled civil war in Burundi. Now it’s being used again
This Is How Trump’s Abortion Policy Will Curb Life-Saving Health Care
The World According to Men
The “Gang of Girls” Risks Their Lives to Report From Inside a War Zone