Meeting the Needs of Married Adolescent Girls is Critical to Improving Maternal Health Worldwide

At long last, we are seeing increasing global attention to a population that has long been neglected in global health, development and humanitarian programming – adolescent girls. Last month, the U.S. government released a Global Strategy to Empower Adolescent Girls, which followed significant commitments by U.S. global AIDS program (DREAMS)…Read more


ICRW Visiting Fellow Spotlight: Salma from Egypt weighs in on the landscape for the effective response to sexual harassment in her home country

This week marks five years since the dawn of a major transition in Egypt. This transition occurred on January 25, 2010, when a revolution swept through the country, with citizens demanding action and change for all Egyptians. This was the first time I witnessed three generations of women in my…Read more