“My hope would be that gender equality becomes so part of everybody’s DNA that integrating gender and using a gender lens will be a part of everyone.”
- Burkina Faso
- Central Asia
- East Africa
- Kyrgyz Republic
We sat down with four gender advisors from across the AKDN to talk about their work and learn about development from their perspectives.
My ultimate hope for the future is that we can transform the way we think, change our mindset around women, around girls, around gender issues.
F4EE aims to improve educational systems at the pre-primary and primary levels.
Programming supported by AKFC and the Government of Canada aims to improve the sexual and reproductive health and rights of some of the most vulnerable women and adolescent girls in the Cabo Delgado province of Mozambique, one of the poorest regions in the world.
“Since I was seven, that was my dream. To become a nurse. I had a grandfather who was also a
By Lindsay Mossman, Senior Gender Equality Advisor
How old you are, where you live, your race, your ethnic background, and your socioeconomic status all affect how your world has changed since the pandemic began. Gender is no exception.
As a vaccine for COVID-19 has yet to be produced, prevention is the only way to stop the spread of this disease. Community awareness is key to the success of such initiatives.