WI-HER News

August 2019

July 2019

Webinar- Data Collection for Community Assessments

2019-08-20T07:39:36+00:00

Interested in learning more about data collection methods? Are you preparing to conduct a community-level assessment? This introductory webinar will give you guidance and tips to conduct community-level landscaping and assessments and focus on building capacities in qualitative data collection [...]

Webinar- Data Collection for Community Assessments2019-08-20T07:39:36+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

April 2019

WI-HER Series: breaking barriers and raising the bar on measurement

2019-04-29T17:01:21+00:00

WI-HER Series: breaking barriers and raising the bar on measurement  Part I: What is empowerment? And how do we measure it? By Kelly Dale, Gender Specialist The international development community frequently uses buzzwords or jargon such as mainstreaming, sustainability, equity, [...]

WI-HER Series: breaking barriers and raising the bar on measurement2019-04-29T17:01:21+00:00