WI-HER News

December 2019

Join WI-HER in supporting ILO C190

2019-12-11T19:45:43+00:00

By Kelly Dale, Gender Specialist Yesterday was the last of the 16 days of activism against gender-based violence, WI-HER calls on legislators and policy members to step up and fulfill their global commitments to prevent and adequately respond to violence. [...]

Join WI-HER in supporting ILO C1902019-12-11T19:45:43+00:00

Building Capacity for Research: Announcing WI-HER’s Desk Review Development Training

2019-12-11T14:08:30+00:00

By: Maddison Hall When I joined WI-HER in the Fall of 2018, I had just returned to school as a Master of Public Health candidate in the Rollins School of Public Health at Emory University. I immediately began working on [...]

Building Capacity for Research: Announcing WI-HER’s Desk Review Development Training2019-12-11T14:08:30+00:00

November 2019

News/Press Release:  Violence Against Persons Prohibition Act Stakeholder Sensitization Meeting Success Ahead of 2019 16 Days Celebrations, Bauchi, Nigeria

2019-11-25T16:55:47+00:00

November 22, 2019 By Helen John, IHP Gender, Social Inclusion, and Community Engagement Advisor, Bauchi State, Nigeria and Morgan Mickle, Gender Specialist, WI-HER, LLC Participants at VAPP Stakeholder Sensitization Meeting pose for group photograph. Photo Credit: Max Photos [...]

News/Press Release:  Violence Against Persons Prohibition Act Stakeholder Sensitization Meeting Success Ahead of 2019 16 Days Celebrations, Bauchi, Nigeria2019-11-25T16:55:47+00:00

Monitoring and Measuring Social Accountability: What does inclusiveness look like?

2019-11-25T12:04:26+00:00

Allison Annette Foster, Thumbiko Msiska, and Marleen Vellekoop.  November 20, 2019 Napoleão Bernardes, popular two-time mayor of Blumenau Brazil, opened the annual GPSA Forum 2019 this week. Speaking to a full house of global participants at the World Bank meeting [...]

Monitoring and Measuring Social Accountability: What does inclusiveness look like?2019-11-25T12:04:26+00:00

Family Planning Commodities Donation Makes Splash at National Obstetrics Fistula Center, Ningi, Nigeria

2019-11-21T18:59:05+00:00

By Helen John, IHP Gender, Social Inclusion, and Community Engagement Advisor, Bauchi State, Nigeria and Morgan Mickle, Gender Specialist, WI-HER, LLC “This is actually a partnership that works. We were thinking after the fistula consultation meeting held, that will be [...]

Family Planning Commodities Donation Makes Splash at National Obstetrics Fistula Center, Ningi, Nigeria2019-11-21T18:59:05+00:00

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

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