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Photo Credit: Steven Lutz, GRID-Arendal
Friday
Apr 29
2016

A Conversation with Women on the Frontlines of Climate Change

When it comes to climate change and energy costs, it’s hard to find anyone more vulnerable than a person living in a low-lying island nation. Rising sea levels and extreme weather threaten islands, and fluctuations in fossil fuel prices limit their economic vitality.

Friday
Mar 18
2016

Realizing a Dream for the Future of Colombia

Colombia is on the frontier of a new future. The nation is nearing a major peace agreement, bringing an end to more than 50 years of conflict that claimed over 200,000 lives and displaced six million citizens.

From Access to Assets: Advancing Women’s Economic Opportunity

Jan 20, 2016

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.