Gender

Women’s Rights Online: Translating Access into Empowerment

This research, based on a survey of poor urban men and women across nine developing countries, found that while the majority of men and women own a mobile phone, women are still nearly 50% less likely to access the Internet than men in the same communities.

ICT and employment promotion among poor women: how can we make it happen? Some reflections on Kerala's experience

This paper deals with the integration of gender in policies relating to information and communication technology to empower socially excluded poor women as producers of this technology. In this context,
this paper examines an interventionist ICT policy undertaken by Kudumbasree (an innovative women based participatory programme)

8 Economic Barriers Responsible for India’s Gender Digital Divide

Indian-woman-Kolkatahttp://www.ictworks.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/12/Indian-woman-Kolkata.jpg 620w" sizes=" 620px) 100vw, 620px" />

Mozambique Journalist Works to Improve Lives of Women

Albertina Luís is a community radio journalist who lives in the district of Mocuba, in the province of Zambézia, where recently the number of cases of sexual and gender-based violence (SGBV) against women and girls has been on the rise.

Breaking the Cycle of Violence: A Global Challenge for Youth

If given the chance and the right tools, young people can create a culture without abuse and violence. Jasmine Uribe knows this well as National Youth Organizing Manager at Break the Cycle

Congressional Committee Hearing - Women and Technology

IREX was pleased to be part of the following House Committee on Foreign Affairs hearing on Women and Technology: Increasing Opportunity and Driving International Development
Syndicate content