Gender

For India, Achieving the Next Generation of Maternal Health Goals Requires New Approaches

Achieving the next generation of maternal health goals in India, which accounts for almost 15 percent of maternal deaths around the world each year, will require innovative new approaches to stubborn problems.

Madame President: The Extraordinary Journey of Ellen Johnson Sirleaf

The harrowing, but triumphant story of Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, leader of the Liberian women’s movement, winner of the Nobel Peace Prize, and the first democratically elected female president in African history.

International Women’s Day 2017: A Day Without a Woman

On International Women’s Day 2017, Global Women’s Leadership and Women in Public Service Project Director, Gwen Young explains the national protest called, “A Day Without a Woman.”

Women Driving Positive Change in the Middle East

Introduction by Julia Craig Romano, Program Assistant, Middle East Program, Wilson Center (United States)

Workforce Readiness for Economic Empowerment

Women’s economic empowerment is sound policy and a right for all women. Women’s economic empowerment allows women to access resources and opportunities that are vital for their own growth, and path to leadership, and the growth of the economy.

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