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#HerImpact: Women Leaders and the Battle Against Hunger and Poverty

In 2007, droughts in grain-producing nations, rising fuel prices, global unemployment, and famine sent shockwaves through the international community and…

September 18, 2019
Young women sits under her stand where she sells a large number of watermelons.
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Celebrating Women Humanitarians

On August 19, 2003, a terrorist attack hit the United Nations headquarters in Baghdad, killing 22 people. Five years later,…

August 16, 2019
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She’s a Mother of Six, a Refugee and on a Mission to Empower Women

How one South Sudanese woman is making a difference in Ethiopia.

March 29, 2019
Photo of South Sudanese refugee, Nyabong Puak.
In the News

From solar sisters to waste warriors, 5 examples of women taking climate action

On International Women's Day, CNN profiles five initiatives led by women fighting for a greener planet.

March 8, 2019
In the News

Only six countries have equal rights for men and women, World Bank finds

The world is moving towards legal gender equality -- but it's moving very, very slowly.

March 2, 2019
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May Day or Mayday?: A Global Snapshot of Women Workers

Women have played a key role in countries’ labor movements and economic development, but gender barriers continue to limit equality in the workplace.

May 1, 2018
Two women workers work on a aircraft
InterAction Quoted

Women in the global aid sector are saying #AidToo

“There are broader cultural issues that go beyond whether or not you have a good policy or program to address sexual harassment and abuse because misogyny and inequality are topics that are deeply embedded in many institutions.”

March 22, 2018
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Celebrating Women and Girls Around the World

Women are key actors for development. Through its programs, Relief International contributes to their empowerment around the world.

March 15, 2018
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For Lasting Peace, Involve Women In Decision-Making

The Columbia's accords signed in 2016 marked a step forward in considering women as part of peace processes.

March 12, 2018
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#TimeIsNow: International Women’s Day 2018

This year, International Women's Day draws attention to the rights and activism of rural women.

March 8, 2018