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Photo Credit: Max W. Orenstein
Wednesday
Jan 20
2016

From Access to Assets: Advancing Women’s Economic Opportunity

Over the last two decades, maternal mortality has nearly halved and the gap between the number of boys and girls enrolling in primary schools globally has almost closed. These are examples of the important progress that has been made for girls and women in the areas of health and education.

Seeds of Progress in Haiti

Jan 12, 2015
I’m a native New Yorker, who grew up listening to Moman Kreyol every Sunday morning on WLIB – the AM radio station that was the New York Haitian community’s weekly connection to life in Haiti. Every summer I would make my pilgrimage to Haiti to see my grandmother who was determined that I knew my Haitian roots.