As a global feminist fund, we recognize and affirm that there is no gender justice without racial justice. Today and always, we stand with those marching for George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Tony McDade, and all Black people in the U.S. and around the world who have been killed and … [Read more...] about Our Feminism Says: Black Lives Matter. No Exceptions.
COVID-19 has humbled us as a global community. Much of what we thought we understood about the world—down to what and who are considered “essential”—has gone out the window as life is fundamentally altered. As President of Global Fund for Women, I am … [Read more...] about Letter from Latanya: 19 lessons we are learning from COVID-19
BERLIN – The coronavirus crisis is likely to widen the gender pay gap in Germany as more women are cutting their hours to look after children due to the closure of schools and nurseries, a survey showed on Thursday. In households with at least one child under the age of 14, … [Read more...] about Coronavirus expected to widen gender pay gap in Germany
ROME — Every evening when health experts updated anxious Italians in televised briefings about their nation’s devastating coronavirus outbreak, the lineup of authoritative figures included only one woman: the sign-language interpreter. And not a single woman was among … [Read more...] about Women in Italy sign petition to demand voice in coronavirus response
Rashida’s career has been built on expertise gained from leading major fundraising and development initiatives in developing countries as well as expanding U.S. -Africa trade and investment. Working within the development departments of international nonprofits, she has … [Read more...] about Rashida Petersen