23 Sep 2018
A sustainable development goal gender index to track progress for girls and women and to measure gender equality across the issues covered in the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) was launched earlier this week in New York. The index aims to help women across sectors measure progress on the gender equality aspects of the SDGs and to use data, stories and evidence to hold...
08 Aug 2018
Ten women entrepreneurs have been selected as the first cohort entering the POWERED Accelerator program — a first-of-its-kind accelerator focusing on women-led businesses in the energy value chain, in an effort to address twin Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs): Gender Equality (SDG 5) and Affordable and Clean Energy (SDG 7). The innovators will receive financial and business support to develop...
07 Aug 2018
Evidence from randomized evaluations shows how mobile technology can transform the lives of rural Indian women.
22 Jul 2018
Hyderabad, Jul 22 (UNI) FICCI Ladies Organization (FLO), the women wing of ... empowerment as well as special emphasis on gender development.
24 Nov 2016
The 4th Assessment Report of the Inter-governmental Panel on Climate Change released in 2007, unambiguously states that climate change is not ...
31 Aug 2016
This article was written by Aamna Mohdin and originally appeared on the SciDev.net Analysis blog Facebook recently visited India to host the first summit for its non-profit initiative Internet.org that it is spearheading with a coalition of technology companies in the hope of widening internet access...
30 Aug 2016
This article was written by Aamna Mohdin and originally appeared on the SciDev.net Analysis blog Facebook recently visited India to host the first summit for its non-profit initiative Internet.org that it is spearheading with a coalition of ...