Photo Credit: Juliana Thomas / Clinton Global Initiative
Sep 20

Partnering for Girls, Women, and the Global Goals

Advancing the full participation of girls and women is not only a matter of human rights; it is also a strategic global imperative.

May 10

Raising A Social Entrepreneur

Growing up, “we” was a word I was taught to use much more often than “me”. I was raised in an environment where a strong emphasis was placed on my family and my community, and social justice and civic engagement define who I am.

Why African Environmentalism Needs Women at the Helm

Apr 22, 2015
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.