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July 2019

Gender Issues Influencing Zika Response in the Dominican Republic

2019-08-04T09:13:02+00:00

Gender Issues InfluencingZika Response in theDominican Republic To examine gender integration in the Zika response in the Dominican Republic, ASSIST partner WI-HER, LLC conducted a rapid gender assessment in April 2018. In the Dominican Republic, while there is [...]

Gender Issues Influencing Zika Response in the Dominican Republic2019-08-04T09:13:02+00:00

Paternity leave: who gets it and why does it matter?

2019-07-20T12:52:04+00:00

By Kelly Dale and Morgan Mickle Gender equality advocates across the world push for greater equality in policies and programs, in access to education and health, and in workplaces and the home. A policy that spans across almost all of [...]

Paternity leave: who gets it and why does it matter?2019-07-20T12:52:04+00:00

WI-HER Series: Breaking Barriers and Raising the Bar on Measurement – Part III: Measuring Corporate Women’s Leadership and Economic Empowerment Programs

2019-07-02T12:40:55+00:00

By Tisa Barrios Wilson, Program Associate Despite research that shows girls perform better educationally across the world,1 the translation of that performance to success and equality in the workforce remains a challenge. Known as the Global Gender Pay Gap,2 women’s [...]

WI-HER Series: Breaking Barriers and Raising the Bar on Measurement – Part III: Measuring Corporate Women’s Leadership and Economic Empowerment Programs2019-07-02T12:40:55+00:00

June 2019

Children with Congenital Syndrome associated with Zika and the importance of addressing gender factors that limit their adherence to their therapeutic plan: The case of Paraguay

2019-06-05T13:05:18+00:00

By Marlene Espinola y Andrea Ruffinelli, Technical Facilitators for ASSIST Paraguay, Elga Salvador, Senior Gender Advisor, WI-HER, LLC In response to the Zika epidemic, the USAID Applying Science to Strengthen and Improve Health Systems (ASSIST) Project in Paraguay has been [...]

Children with Congenital Syndrome associated with Zika and the importance of addressing gender factors that limit their adherence to their therapeutic plan: The case of Paraguay2019-06-05T13:05:18+00:00

Niños y niñas con Síndrome Congénito asociado al Zika y la importancia de abordar los factores de género que limitan su adherencia al plan terapéutico: El caso de Paraguay

2019-06-05T13:01:23+00:00

Por Marlene Espinola y Andrea Ruffinelli, facilitadoras técnicas ASSIST Paraguay, Elga Salvador, asesora senior en género, WI-HER, LLC Frente a la epidemia del Zika, el Proyecto de USAID Aplicando la Ciencia para Fortalecer y Mejorar los Sistemas de Salud (ASSIST) de [...]

Niños y niñas con Síndrome Congénito asociado al Zika y la importancia de abordar los factores de género que limitan su adherencia al plan terapéutico: El caso de Paraguay2019-06-05T13:01:23+00:00

May 2019

WI-HER Series: breaking barriers and raising the bar on measurement – Part II: Getting a baseline: WI-HER’s approach to gender analysis

2019-05-28T07:23:13+00:00

By Kelly Dale Data are essential to achieving the goals of increased empowerment, agency, and equality. Yet we are still grappling to collect and use data that highlight the unique experiences of men, women, boys, and girls, reveal barriers to [...]

WI-HER Series: breaking barriers and raising the bar on measurement – Part II: Getting a baseline: WI-HER’s approach to gender analysis2019-05-28T07:23:13+00:00

Working Together: A Regional Approach to Improving Skin-to-Skin Contact and Well-baby Care in the Eastern and Southern Caribbean

2019-05-17T11:34:46+00:00

By Morgan Mickle, Gender Specialist, WI-HER, LLC “A third of low birth weight babies die within the first twelve hours after delivery, largely because they get cold very quickly, causing them to stop feeding and leaving them more susceptible to [...]

Working Together: A Regional Approach to Improving Skin-to-Skin Contact and Well-baby Care in the Eastern and Southern Caribbean2019-05-17T11:34:46+00:00

March 2019

Two to Tango: How Men’s Health-Seeking Behaviors May Influence the Spread of Zika in the Caribbean

2019-05-17T11:20:38+00:00

By Morgan Mickle, Gender Specialist, WI-HER, LLC On February 1, 2016, the World Health Organization (WHO) declared Zika virus a Public Health Emergency of International Concern (PHEIC) https://apps.who.int/iris/bitstream/handle/10665/259583/WHO-RHR-17.23-eng.pdf?sequence=1 after information surfaced [...]

Two to Tango: How Men’s Health-Seeking Behaviors May Influence the Spread of Zika in the Caribbean2019-05-17T11:20:38+00:00