Building Climate-Positive and Resilient Global Food Systems

By Ryan Hobert and Evelin Toth on October 9, 2020

This year has demonstrated in stark terms both our deep vulnerabilities and our interconnectedness, and that includes the perverse impact …

Read More

Climate change and biodiversity take center stage at the 75th session of the UN General Assembly

By Pete Ogden on October 6, 2020

“Humanity is waging a war on nature,” United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres warned world leaders at the 75th session of …

Read More

6 Momentous Voices from UNGA

By Rajesh Mirchandani and Donna Borak on October 6, 2020

Solidarity, unity, urgency. That was the resounding call by world leaders at the recent 75th session of the United Nations …

Read More

25 Years After Beijing, Gender Equality Demands a Renewed Push for Gender Data

By Emily Courey Pryor and Sarah Boyd on October 1, 2020

This was supposed to be a pivotal year in the fight for gender equality. Twenty-five years after world leaders gathered …

Read More

Q&A: Behind the Scenes of Vaccine Development with CEPI’s Dr. Melanie Saville

By Sarah Alaoui on September 25, 2020

Dr. Melanie Saville, the Director of Vaccine Development at the Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (CEPI), discusses what a successful …

Read More

Protecting Sexual Health in a Time of Crisis

By FP2020 and Unite for Health on September 22, 2020

Young people still need access to contraception – even during a pandemic. In Cameroon, Dr. Ngong Jacqueline Shaka works to …

Read More

Let’s Talk About Sex: Breaking the Silence on Family Planning in Rwanda

By Universal Access Project and Unite for Health on September 21, 2020

Many of her classmates dropped out of school when they got pregnant. But Irene chose a different path. From workshops …

Read More

Women in Nepal Saving Lives—One Kitchen at a Time

By Clean Cooking Alliance and Unite for Health on September 21, 2020

Pollution from cooking fuels kills up to 4 million people each year. In Nepal female volunteers go door to door …

Read More

A Nurse in Uganda is a Trusted Messenger of Hope

By Shot@Life and Unite for Health on September 16, 2020

Her own healthy baby son is how Ugandan nurse Maureen Wandawa demonstrates the benefits of immunization. Working together to build …

Read More

Women on the Frontlines: Malaria in Ecuador

By Nothing But Nets and Unite for Health on September 16, 2020

Malaria affects the lives of Ecuadorian women in many ways. Now the pandemic is reversing progress against the deadly mosquito-borne …

Read More

Items 41 - 50 of 1683