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The 2014 CGAP Photo Contest - Application deadline: Oct 8, 2014

We are looking for original, striking images of the impact of microfinance and financial inclusion around the world. … Read More»

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My vision for women’s refugee microcredit and education project

My vision is to help empower and give voice to the people in my community. … Read More»

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Need: Facebook page for my project.

Hi, Please "like" my microcredit project Facebook page at: https://www.facebook.com/PeopleWeaver Thanks very much. Jeanne, Peopleweaver … Read More»

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The Girl Effect

The World Bank has shown that countries that invest in promoting the social and economic status of women tend to have lower poverty rates. … Read More»

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Journey of Sensation

As a sensitive child growing in such family and community where the father shadow and support were absent, where people were losing their beloved ones in civil war, where sound of war was echoing in s … Read More»

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I find hope in small actions!

With so much bad news floating around, I wanted to share this International Press Service article on how WOMEN are taking control of their livelihoods AND the health of our planet in ways that must co … Read More»

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PATH: Microfinance and Women's Health: What Do We Know?

This issue of Outlook reviews the evidence base for microfinance approaches to improve and address women’s health. … Read More»

NEPAL: Driving with Dignity

In Nepal, female taxi drivers are getting behind the wheel of own lives—and shaking up gender stereotypes in the process. Read More »

“I can proudly say that I am the man of the house.”

Sita Thapa, female taxi driver

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A Woman's Worth

On average, men in India urinate six times a day, whereas women in India urinate only twice. … Read More»

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Need: Social microfinance in Madagascar: a way to empower women and promote agriculture development

Le micro crédit au service de l'homme ou de l'argent ? … Read More»

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