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Financing for Development Means Financing for Education

Posted by Noel Schroeder

Women Thrive is in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia this week to attend the Third International Conference on Financing for Development.

Life at 18: Five Young Women Give Insight

In honor of education champion Malala Yousazai turning 18 this past weekend, we're asking 18-year-old women what life is like for them in th

14 Facts on the Critical Situation for Refugees Across the World

Last month, UNHCR released its Global Trends Report for 2014. Here are 14 facts from the report that frame the critical situation of refugees across the world:
 
1. Everyday in 2014, 42,500 people became refugees, asylum-seekers, or internally displaced persons (IDPs).
 

10 Books to Add to Your Summer Reading List

Whether you’re lounging by the beach or swinging in a hammock, summer is the time to read. Our staff has some suggestions for stories, reflections, and analyses that all offer unique insight on women in the world. Check out the list below with links and summaries by Goodreads.