The women who made a difference in 2016

This proves 2016 wasn't all bad.

Women of 2016

2016 saw women from all corners continue the fight for equality.

From First Lady Michelle Obama’s scathing speech following President-Elect Donald Trump’s leaked sex tape to New Zealand lingerie designer Helene Morris setting new standards for body positivity, these women shook things up, challenged the status quo and paved the way for fairer treatment for all.

Click through to see the women who made sure 2016 was one to remember.