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Gender Equality and WASH: Empowering Women and Girls Through Access and Agency

The connection between gender and water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH) management is undeniable, yet this intersectionality remains poorly accounted for…

August 29, 2022
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Investing in Girls and Young Women for a Brighter, Inclusive Future

Young women are speaking up and speaking out about gender equity. Young changemakers are putting their dreams into action as…

October 9, 2020
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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
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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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.
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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Supporting Mothers Through Education

In developing countries around the world, education is giving mothers the power to make change.

May 22, 2018
Women, smiling, carries mushrooms in a basket, and a small child on her back. She poses for the camera with a brick wall as the backdrop.
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Periods Don’t Stop When Disasters Occur

The recent flooding in Pakistan was unprecedented—affecting 6.4 million people and damaging or destroying over 1,400 health facilities…

November 1, 2022
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Launching the Human Rights Framework for Preventing and Responding to Sexual Exploitation, Abuse, and Harassment

International Women’s Day provides us the opportunity to reflect on the progress made and challenges that remain in achieving gender…

March 7, 2022
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Angola Pilot Offers Peek Through DOOR to New Technology

A recent pilot program in Angola that facilitated the provision of contraceptives to women in rural areas highlights important lessons…

February 28, 2022
Two women walk side by side in rural Angola