Tag: Women's empowerment
Inside the fight to end gender-based violence in Myanmar
Violence against women is a serious problem, but in Myanmar, it is particularly challenging. Troubling gaps remain in providing services and accountability.
She's empowering women in Ethiopia
Bezawit Getachew has been determined to help women in her country cope with injuries from childbirth ever since she first saw the 2007 documentary A Walk to Be
Making trash useful again
A new eco-brick project in the Dominican Republic prevented over 4,000 pounds of plastic and trash from entering the sea.
In rural India, an all-girls school thrives despite extreme poverty
Visiting the Lou Ann Long Girls’ Hostel in Yadgir
How women can end world hunger
Creating solutions for 821 million people suffering from hunger worldwide will take far more than changing food systems. It will require gender equality.
The power of women in the fight against hunger
As more women are empowered to become community health workers, they help an entire generation grow up strong.
A groundbreaking journalist's legacy lives on
The Gwen Ifill Fund for Journalism Excellence continues Gwen’s legacy at WETA.
For these African girls, an alternate rite of passage
Partnering directly with Maasai communities, AmRef developed new ways for young girls to transition into womanhood without FGM.