Women's empowerment

As the 15th anniversary of the landmark UN Security Council Resolution 1325 nears on October 31st, the Georgetown Institute for Women, Peace and Security (GIWPS) released a new

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An independent all-female team, under the banner of ‘Women On A Mission’ will embark on an epic migration with the nomadic Nenets reindeer herders of Siberia on a mission to raise awareness and funds for women survivors of war.

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Earlier this week, world leaders unanimously adopted another resolution to support women in conflict-affected countries at the UN Security Council in New York.

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On July 26, U.S. Ambassador at Large for Global Women's Issues Catherine Russell and U.S.

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For more than 10 years, Women for Women International's team in Afghanistan has worked to engage male leaders in Nangarhar province through our men’s engagement program.

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As global leaders adopt a new development agenda, Women for Women International is sharing lessons with partners and allies to ensure women in the poorest countries are not left behind. 

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This weekend the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) summit is happening in New York. What do these goals mean for women?

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Around the world, women in 155 countries face legal restrictions on the economic opportunities available to them, according to the recent World Bank Group’s report Women, Business and the Law 2016, which highlights the challenges women face in the global eco

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This morning the Foundation Center, Bloomberg Philanthropies, and the King Baudouin Foundation launched Equal Footing, a new data portal that harnesses the power of philanthropic data with a filter that looks explicitly at grant-making investments that seek to improv

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Boko Haram's deadly attacks in northern Nigeria have made headlines around the world and are putting women's rights under increasing threat.

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