Tag: aid effectiveness
The Path to Inclusive Development: Assessing the First Two Years of USAID's Gender Equality and Female Empowerment Policy
"Elise Young, vice president for policy and government affairs of Women Thrive Worldwide, said many of the implementing partners her organization has spoken to are hiring and subcontracting to gender experts. Staffers are given lessons on gender integration as well, and more local women organizations are beginning to receive capacity-building training."
Food aid reforms in both House and Senate Farm Bill amendments could help reduce waste, feed more people, and empower women. Women Thrive Worldwide’s Vice President of Policy and Government Affairs Elise Young has the details.