A travelogue At the end of October, IWHC brought four inspiring women from northern Cameroon to the United States to participate in Girl Summit DC and to advocate for the U.S. Government to do more to end child marriage. All of the women have been touc …
Four Cameroonian activists working to end child marriage will join advocates and leading experts on November 5 in DC.
The commitments to sexual and reproductive health and rights made in the Sustainable Development Goals reflect much of what is needed to ensure that all women and girls can lead full and healthy lives.
President Obama’s trip to Africa marked a turning point for his administration’s work to improve the lives of adolescent girls.
With the deadline to achieve an agreement just days away, governments must continue to fight for a strong focus on women and girls.
The organization TARSHI has been boldly taking on sexuality issues in India for more than 15 years.
Activists in Latin America are mobilizing and demanding action from policymakers to address gender-based violence after a recent rash of femicides.
Next week, governments, NGOs, and business leaders will meet to hammer out funding for the Sustainable Development Goals, the strongest global consensus on recognizing women’s rights and addressing the causes of gender inequality and poverty.
In 1999, activists and development professionals in India got together to discuss what they saw as a glaring gap: the lack of prominent feminist voices. They decided they had to do something about it and began planning an organization that would foster …
A Nairobi court finally sentenced three men involved in a shocking rape case that had sparked international outrage.