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Closing Gender Gaps Worldwide

Posted by Emily Bove

Last month, Christine Lagarde, the head of the International Monetary Fund, was a guest on John Stewart’s Daily Show. She was invited to present a new initiative the IMF has launched for gender equality.

Using Theatre as a Catalyst for Change in Education

Posted by Monica de Pinto Ribeiro Hancke

The TUSEME program—an initiative supported by UNICEF and Women Thrive’s partner the Forum for African Women Educationalists (FAWE)—is one of those success stories we do not hear of enough, but yearn to read about

The Case for Prioritizing Equity in Education

Posted by Noel Schroeder

Women Thrive’s education partners are powerhouses when it comes to advocating for the rights of all children to a quality education.

Notes from New York

Yesterday, I stood on top of the Empire State Building with Abbigal, a 29 year-old women’s rights activist from Zimbabwe. This was the first time Abbigal was seeing New York—and snow!-as she looked out to the city’s skyline saying “We’re this much closer to the sun!”