Publications & Reports
In April 2015, the U.S. State Department released its second Quadrennial Diplomacy and Development Review (QDDR). The QDDR is an assessment of all U.S. diplomatic and poverty-focused foreign assistance efforts, as well as a comprehensive strategic blueprint for priorities in diplomacy and development moving forward.
Description of the Promoting Opportunity for Women's Economic Resilience (POWER) Working Group
A synopsis of the urgent need for Congressional action to pass the International Violence Against Women Act
With so much focus on better economic development, now is a critical time to examine the barriers most affecting women’s contributions to their families’, communities’, and nations’ economic well-being.
The Path to Inclusive Development: Assessing the First Two Years of USAID's Gender Equality and Female Empowerment Policy
Violence against women and girls is arguably the world's most pervasive human rights abuse. Globally, one in three women will experience physical or sexual violence in her lifetime.
This fact sheet lays out some of the key statistics on violence against women and girls globally, and provides an example of the amazing women working around the world to keep women and girls safe.
Fast facts on Women Thrive Worldwide's work to raise the voices of women and girls around the world to address poverty, hunger, violence, and inequality.
Equity, learning, and a continuum of learning from early childhood to adolescence are crucial to ensuring inclusive growth, sustainable development, and the elimination of extreme poverty in the post-2015 development agenda.
The U.S. government's international affairs budget goes a long way to helping the world’s most vulnerable women and families, which in turn promotes a safer and healthier global community. This investment supports a wide range of international efforts that bolster diplomacy and economic, social and political development in strategic parts of the world.