Women for Women International is conducting an RCT in South Kivu, DRC to study the causal impact of our empowerment program on women’s agency and decision-making, mental health, cognition, and household welfare. Two thousand participants are included in the evaluation, with half randomly selected to participate in the program and the half selected to be in the control group. In addition, half of the women in the treatment arm have been randomized to benefit from the men’s engagement program.
Download the project summary here.
Download the research brief here.