On 12-23 March 2018, the world’s largest conference on women’s and girls’ rights and gender equality is held at the UN headquarters in New York. The theme of this year’s Commission...
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12 March 2018
We Effect highlights need for investing in rural women at UN gender equality conference
6 March 2018
“Gender equality is not a women’s thing”
Jennifer Vidmo is We Effect Asia’s new Regional Director. A former humanitarian aid worker, she now brings her experience to We Effect’s mission on ending poverty, with gender equality. –...
2 March 2018
Berta Cáceres was killed – but her voice lives on
Two years after the brutal murder of Berta Cáceres, one of the most important leaders for indigenous peoples’ rights, the environment and human rights in Honduras, her words and actions...
2 March 2018
Equality First: We Effect to launch all new programmes
We Effect will launch all new programmes this year. Achieving gender equality will be the overall focus in 25 countries. – We Effect is committed to achieve gender equality everywhere...
7 February 2018
Cooperatives create new jobs for women in Gaza
2018 marks Gaza’s 11th year in blockade. Close to two million people are today shut out from the outside world. Agricultural cooperatives, that have been supported by We Effect, are...
15 January 2018
We Effect and the EU sign agreement in El Salvador for the right to housing
The delegation of the European Union in El Salvador has signed a grant contract with We Effect, in order to contribute to the strengthening of human rights and democracy in...