WI-HER News

December 2020

The Importance of Addressing Gender and Social Inclusion Barriers: WI-HER Partners With USAID Regional Health Integration to Enhance Services in Eastern Uganda to Address HIV viral suppression rates

2020-12-29T05:17:32-05:00

Source: DHIS2 Since August 2020 – through the USAID Social Behavior Change Activity – WI-HER has been working closely with USAID Regional Health Integration to Enhance Services in Eastern Uganda (RHITES-East) Project and Tororo District’s Nagongera health center [...]

The Importance of Addressing Gender and Social Inclusion Barriers: WI-HER Partners With USAID Regional Health Integration to Enhance Services in Eastern Uganda to Address HIV viral suppression rates2020-12-29T05:17:32-05:00

How the USAID Integrated Health Program is Strengthening Health Systems in Nigeria

2020-12-15T09:58:21-05:00

By: Aisha Ahmed, Gender, Social Inclusion and Community Engagement Advisor, Sokoto State, Nigeria USAID IHP brought together program officers from different ministries, departments, and agencies to ensure that activities included in the annual operational plan (AOP) were realistic and [...]

How the USAID Integrated Health Program is Strengthening Health Systems in Nigeria2020-12-15T09:58:21-05:00

November 2020

Raising Men as Champions for Health

2020-11-04T05:45:07-05:00

By Stella Abah, Gender, Social Inclusion, & Community Engagement Advisor, IHP Kebbi State, Nigeria Engaging men as fathers during pregnancy is a positive entry point to improve reproductive, maternal, newborn, and child health (RMNCH) as well as couple relations. Men’s [...]

Raising Men as Champions for Health2020-11-04T05:45:07-05:00

October 2020

IHP Stakeholders’ Orientation Strengthens GBV Referrals in Ebonyi State

2020-10-25T10:28:52-04:00

By: Emilia Okon, IHP Ebonyi Gender, Social Inclusion, and Community Engagement Advisor In April 2020, the USAID Integrated Health Program (IHP), USAID/Nigeria’s flagship service delivery project, started its work in Ebonyi, a state in southeastern Nigeria, to contribute to the [...]

IHP Stakeholders’ Orientation Strengthens GBV Referrals in Ebonyi State2020-10-25T10:28:52-04:00

September 2020

August 2020

Increasing women’s participation in the labor market to improve the GDP

2020-08-08T06:49:02-04:00

Potential gains in GDP from women's labor market participation Brookings Institution estimates by increasing women's labor market participation to the same rate as advanced economies, Africa would gain 44 million more labor market participants. According to Andinet Woldemichael, [...]

Increasing women’s participation in the labor market to improve the GDP2020-08-08T06:49:02-04:00

July 2020

Entrepreneurial women in Jordan leverage the gig economy during COVID

2020-08-08T06:53:50-04:00

Entrepreneurial women in Jordan leverage the gig economy during COVID A scholar of gender and development shares how leveraging the growing gig economy in Jordan can offer one way forward in changing the perceptions of women entering the [...]

Entrepreneurial women in Jordan leverage the gig economy during COVID2020-08-08T06:53:50-04:00

Legal barriers to women’s participation in the labor market

2020-08-11T07:18:06-04:00

Gender Gaps in Economic Participation and Legal Restrictions Data suggests there is a strong relationship between legal restrictions and labor market participation rates for women across countries. This figure from the IMF, based on a sample of almost [...]

Legal barriers to women’s participation in the labor market2020-08-11T07:18:06-04:00

Where are gender gaps in the workplace?

2020-08-11T06:25:35-04:00

While several companies have invested in Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) programs aimed at empowering women in their own value chain and in their broader consumer/client communities, a report in 2014 from the International Center for Research on Women, Dalberg, and [...]

Where are gender gaps in the workplace?2020-08-11T06:25:35-04:00
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