In the early days of the United Nations, feminists recognized the UN as a venue where they could advance women’s rights. It’s now time for a woman to take the helm.
A discussion about what research on sexuality education tells us about the components of truly comprehensive and effective programs.
2015 was a momentous year for women—a year of impressive achievements but also extreme hardship. Here are our highlights for 2015.
The imperative to prepare the largest generation of young people in history for adulthood has driven a search for fresh approaches to educating adolescents about their bodies and sexuality. Recently, there have been calls among health experts and educa …
Four Cameroonian activists working to end child marriage will join advocates and leading experts on November 5 in DC.
Women and girls remain among the most affected by and most vulnerable to HIV, TB, and malaria.
Girls and boys in Nigeria are benefitting from a national program to provide education about sexual health, relationships, and gender in secondary schools.
Sisonke Msimang, a columnist for the Daily Maverick and IWHC board member, discussed gender equality, race, and activism for women’s rights in South Africa at the September 30 Leadership Council luncheon.
South African writer and activist Sisonke Msimang spoke about the country’s emerging movement for gender equality at a recent IWHC luncheon.
After three years of intense debate and negotiations, governments agreed to a robust, 15-year agenda for global development that promises transformative change for women and girls all over the world.