Wednesday
Apr 22
2015

Why African Environmentalism Needs Women at the Helm

Nearly 40 years ago, women in the Kenyan countryside reported a troubling phenomenon: their streams were drying up, their crops were failing, and they were being forced to travel farther and farther away from their villages to gather wood for fuel, building and fencing. Deforestation, in short, was threatening their livelihoods.
Wednesday
Apr 01
2015

A Plan for Full Participation

This Women’s History Month we were proud to launch The Full Participation Report and noceilings.org to share data on the status of women and girls over the last 20 years.