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29 Nov 2017 description

Sarah Gammage, Aslihan Kes, Liliane Winograd, Naziha Sultana, Sara Hiller, and Shelby Bourgault

1. Introduction

19 Oct 2017 description
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Gender-based Violence Area of Responsibility (GBV AoR) - description

The Policy and Advocacy Task Team of the Gender-based Violence Area of Responsibility (GBV AoR) 1 recognizes the continuing generosity of the Government and people of Bangladesh in keeping their borders open to the hundreds of thousands of refugees fleeing conflict and violence in Myanmar.

The GBVAoR, in support of the Bangladesh GBV Sub-Sector, calls upon donors and states to:

28 Jun 2017 description

Une analyse des conséquences économiques du mariage des enfants aux plans de la fécondité, de l’éducation, de l’emploi et de la santé

28 Jun 2017 description

Child Marriage Will Cost Developing Countries Trillions of Dollars by 2030, Says World Bank/ICRW Report

HIGHLIGHTS

The new report finds that ending child marriage:

  • Would have a large positive effect on the educational attainment of girls and their children and increase women’s expected earnings and household welfare;

  • Lead to substantial reductions in population growth over time;

  • Reduce rates of under-five mortality and delayed physical development due to a lack of appropriate nutrition.

05 Oct 2016 description

In October 2014, the International Rescue Committee (IRC)’s Women’s Protection and Empowerment Lebanon program began implementing an innovative mobile approach to gender-based violence response and mitigation service delivery in Akkar district. The IRC's approach aims to reach non-camp based Syrian refugee women living within Lebanese communities with GBV case management and psychosocial support services.

Jobs

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01 Dec 2017 description
job Closing date: 29 Jan 2018 International Center for Research on Women

DC | C-Suite Business Strategy Pro | Passionate Team, Powerful Mission

ICRW is seeking a seasoned professional to serve as Chief, Business Strategy & Partnerships based in its Washington, DC office.

About the International Center for Research on Women…

Established in 1976, the International Center for Research on Women (ICRW) espouses the universal principle of human dignity and works worldwide to advance gender equity, social inclusion and economic security.