Today, Human Rights Day, rounds out the 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence campaign. Though there are a myriad of complex human needs we might focus on today. One thing is certain: Human Rights are under attack, and women and girls bear a major brunt of it. Displaced women and girls are part of the 65-plus million displaced persons...
Michelle Higelin and Sharon Bhagwan Rolls recognise the importance of equal participation in leading the humanitarian response to disasters.
In the last of our IWD Gender Series posts, we've crowdsourced content from our readers to shout about women in development who inspire you! Thank you to all those who contributed :)
Beth Eggleston and Emma Jidinger from the Humanitarian Advisory Group offer five suggestions to get more women into leadership positions in the humanitarian sector.
Marianne Elliott shares her personal experience of sexism as a woman working in the aid sector during her time in Afghanistan. Sexism is pervasive, and humanitarian organisations are not immune.