Empowering Women

When women have the power to make decisions about childbearing, the ripple effect is remarkable – bringing health, prosperity, enhanced human rights and a more sustainable future.

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Malala Yousafzai Wins Nobel Peace Prize: Education Empowers Girl’s to Make Smart Choices in Family Planning  

Empowering women is at the heart of what we do at Women at the Center; so when we heard that Ms. Malala Yousafzai became the youngest Nobel Peace Prize laureate, earlier this month, we shared her feelings of hope and encouragement. Not only is Malala a woman, but also she is a young woman and... Read more »


The Holistic Work of The Madagascar PHE Network: The Future of Community Development Looks Like This.  

  Last week the Madagascar Population Health Environment Network launched a report on the powerful integrated community development work they’ve done for the past 25 years. PHE is a multifaceted approach to sustainable development, combining health education and services with natural resource management and biodiversity conservation. When these programs are integrated, parents are better empowered... Read more »

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