Women can and do play a vital role in driving the robust, shared growth needed to end extreme poverty and build resilient societies, but in many parts of the world, their potential, participation, and productive capacity are undervalued and untapped.
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The World Bank Group recognizes innovative and sustainable initiatives that address key gender challenges within the region, in the areas of teenage pregnancy, gender-based violence and women’s participation in decision-making.Read More »
A new online resource from the World Bank Group, the Global Women's Institute and the Inter-American Development Bank offers operational guidance for integrating VAWG prevention and response activities into development programs.Read More »
A new initiative funded by the World Bank's Umbrella Facility for Gender Equality (UFGE) and the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) helps spark innovative programs to increase female property ownership in the Western Balkans.Read More »