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May 2019

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

Reflections on Smart Women, Smart Power: Women’s Economic Empowerment and the Peace Corps – A Conversation with Dr. Jody Olsen, Peace Corps Director

2019-03-10T09:29:04+00:00

By Morgan Mickle, Gender Specialist, WI-HER, LLC Nina Easton from the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) moderates conversation with Peace Corps Director, Dr. Jody Olsen. Photo Credit: Morgan Mickle, WI-HER, LLC Yesterday evening I broke from [...]

Reflections on Smart Women, Smart Power: Women’s Economic Empowerment and the Peace Corps – A Conversation with Dr. Jody Olsen, Peace Corps Director2019-03-10T09:29:04+00:00

February 2019

Just Around the Corner – WI-HER Celebrates International Women’s Day, March 8

2019-02-27T12:44:35+00:00

Banner honoring women hangs in Bogota, Colombia/Photo Credit: Morgan Mickle, WI-HER By Morgan Mickle, Gender Specialist, WI-HER, LLC Student’s in Paraguay perform traditional dances/Photo Credit: Tisa Barrios Wilson, WI-HER March 8 is a date known around [...]

Just Around the Corner – WI-HER Celebrates International Women’s Day, March 82019-02-27T12:44:35+00:00

8 Reasons Why – Barriers to Care and Treatment in the Caribbean: What We’ve Learned since the Zika Outbreak

2019-02-20T14:20:20+00:00

By Morgan Mickle, Gender Specialist, WI-HER, LLC Participants in Antigua (left) and Dominica (right) share their ideas on well -baby clinic defaulters. Photo Credit: Morgan Mickle, WI-HER, LLC (2018) In November and December 2018, I had the privilege [...]

8 Reasons Why – Barriers to Care and Treatment in the Caribbean: What We’ve Learned since the Zika Outbreak2019-02-20T14:20:20+00:00

February 2018

Yemen’s Local Green Revolution: Empowerment of Women and Youth

2018-02-01T14:47:07+00:00

By Hania Bekdash, Graduate Research Intern, and Erin Taylor, Program Officer, WI-HER, LLC For anyone familiar with Yemen and its history, “resilient” is a common term used to describe its locals, particularly women, who have experienced a long string of [...]

Yemen’s Local Green Revolution: Empowerment of Women and Youth2018-02-01T14:47:07+00:00

December 2017

Gender and Zika – Part I: Gender-Based Violence

2017-12-10T10:11:48+00:00

By: Erin Taylor, Program Officer While the Zika virus is today known for its prevalence in Latin America, it was actually identified in and named after a forest in Uganda in 1947. The virus is mostly spread by the bite [...]

Gender and Zika – Part I: Gender-Based Violence2017-12-10T10:11:48+00:00

October 2017

Approche en 6 étapes pour identifier et combler les écarts liés au genre

2017-09-10T13:32:29+00:00

This is the French-language version of our video about the six-step approach to help teams integrate gender into improvement activities. Le partenaire d’ASSIST, WI-HER, LLC, a mis au point une approche innovante et efficace en 6 étapes pour aider les [...]

Approche en 6 étapes pour identifier et combler les écarts liés au genre2017-09-10T13:32:29+00:00