Child Marriage Isn’t Just Happening “Over There”

Child marriage affects 650 million women and 150 million men worldwide—including the United States and Europe. That’s one girl every 23 seconds.

Facing the Complicated Truth About FGM

Complex issues necessitate complex solutions. Women and girls who are facing FGM/C deserve more than lip service from the U.S. government; they deserve our full support.

Women’s Economic Empowerment Hearing Raises Good Questions—But No Simple Answers

Economically empowered women advance not only their own financial futures, but those of their communities and nations.

The Future of U.S. Leadership in Ending Gender-Based Violence in Emergencies

It is vital that the U.S. continue to act to prevent violence against women and girls already suffering from conflict and violence.

The Uncertain Future of U.S. Global Leadership for Women and Girls

Trump’s budget is bad for development, multilateralism and—most especially—for women and girls.

Can the Caring Economy Shape Global Economic Summits?

For too long, the work that is often left to women, from cleaning the house to cooking for the family to hauling firewood and water, has gone unrecognized and uncompensated.

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