WI-HER News

October 2019

International Day of the Girl Child 2019 Theme: GirlForce: Unscripted and unstoppable

2019-10-11T17:50:42+00:00

By Helen John, Gender, Social Inclusion, and Community Engagement Advisor, Bauchi-Nigeria “You were meant to be a queen Even though you are hidden behind the curtain, your majesty, the world awaits your ascension oh do not fear, grab your rod, [...]

International Day of the Girl Child 2019 Theme: GirlForce: Unscripted and unstoppable2019-10-11T17:50:42+00:00

International Day of the Girl Child 2019

2019-10-11T16:26:27+00:00

Theme: GirlForce: Unscripted and unstoppable By Helen John, Gender, Social Inclusion, and Community Engagement Advisor, Bauchi-Nigeria “You were meant to be a queen Even though you are hidden behind the curtain, your majesty, the world awaits your ascension oh do [...]

International Day of the Girl Child 20192019-10-11T16:26:27+00:00

A Reflection of my summer internship experience at WI-HER

2019-10-07T09:51:13+00:00

By Mitali Dahanukar, Intern Summer 2019 Mitali Dahanukar My internship at WI-HER, LLC has been an incredible and enlightening journey. As a Georgetown University Master’s student, I was applying for various summer internship positions to gain experience in [...]

A Reflection of my summer internship experience at WI-HER2019-10-07T09:51:13+00:00

September 2019

Obstetric Fistula in Nigeria: WI-HER joins the states of Bauchi and Kebbi in fighting fistula

2019-09-25T11:08:19+00:00

Obstetric Fistula in Nigeria: WI-HER joins the states of Bauchi and Kebbi in fighting fistula September / October 2019 BACKGROUND WI-HER, LLC  is leading gender integration and social inclusion efforts within the USAID-funded Integrated Health Project (IHP) in the Nigerian [...]

Obstetric Fistula in Nigeria: WI-HER joins the states of Bauchi and Kebbi in fighting fistula2019-09-25T11:08:19+00:00

Working for Home, from Home: My Summer 2019 Internship Reflection

2019-10-02T09:21:49+00:00

By Oloruntobi Dare, Intern Summer 2019 Oloruntobi Dare I greatly valued my time this past summer as a gender integration intern with WI-HER, LLC. I was assigned to work on the USAID-funded Integrated Health Project (IHP) supporting Nigeria, [...]

Working for Home, from Home: My Summer 2019 Internship Reflection2019-10-02T09:21:49+00:00

The Road Ahead – Socio-Cultural Shifts in Antigua and the Impact on Health

2019-09-20T16:35:26+00:00

Image Credit: peopleimages.com By Morgan Mickle and Kelly Dale, Gender Specialists, WI-HER, LLC “As the role of the community is decreasing or changing, the role of the health center is increasing.” (Male Registered Nurse, Antiguan Health Facility) There [...]

The Road Ahead – Socio-Cultural Shifts in Antigua and the Impact on Health2019-09-20T16:35:26+00:00

August 2019

July 2019

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