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Date: 05/21/2019
Source: Looking Beyond 2020 Blog Series
Type: In the News
The birds and the bees. It is spring, and we are surrounded by sweet-smelling flowers and chirping birds — is it unreasonable to imagine harmonious, egalitarian relationships in which communication and mutual respect contribute to the achievement of health and reproductive goals? This Mother’s Day, my desire is that our world be transformed into a place where gender inequality and restrictive...
Date: 05/02/2019
Source: Fatimata Sy, Looking Beyond 2020
Type: In the News
The Ouagadougou Partnership has been a unique experience. I have spent the last six years serving as Director of the Coordination Unit of the Ouagadougou Partnership — a collaboration between nine francophone countries in West Africa and numerous international donors and local implementing partners. The Partnership was launched in 2011 as a vehicle to better coordinate common goals and funding...
Date: 05/01/2019
Source: The Daily Show
Type: In the News
Melinda Gates explains how empowering women can have a ripple effect around the world and how birth control can be an anti-poverty tool.
Date: 04/23/2019
Source: Relief Web
Type: In the News
“I was inside our house when I heard powerful explosions and intense gunfire,” Nadia Muson, 35, told UNFPA. Eight months pregnant and the mother of six, she and her family were within earshot of the armed conflict in their municipality of Datu Salibo, Magindanao, in the newly formed political entity Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM), Philippines. “I was so anxious and...
Date: 04/23/2019
Source: Boston Globe
Type: In the News
Two budding entrepreneurs at Tufts University were recently awarded $15,000 for their proposal to improve health for female Bangladeshi garment workers. The annual Tufts $100k New Ventures Competition gives faculty, students, alumni and staff the chance to win cash and temporary office spacefor a business idea they pitch. Earlier this month, the competition announced it would divvy up $150,000 in...
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