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#EmpowerWomen to #EndChildMarriage, Five Questions for Five Role Models
In Zimbabwe, one woman out of three is married before reaching adulthood, and more than one out of five adolescents give birth. Child marriage has a devastating impact on girls. Child marriage disrupts childhood and deprives girls of their right to be a child. Child marriage often leads to school drop-out, not allowing girls to develop their full…
Family Friendly Policies.
For societies and economies to thrive, countries and businesses need to support workers as families and parents, through family-friendly policies, as they carry and raise children from pregnancy to school age. This policy brief draws on the substantial evidence on the health, educational, and economic benefits of family-friendly policies to…
Strengthening protection of women and children from online violence
It is hard to imagine a world without the Internet. With our lives becoming more reliant to being online – our social interactions have also increasingly expanded to the online space. The online environment provides us with many efficiencies and beneficial opportunities in life through access to information, connections and education – often all…