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Inequalities between women and men result in different levels of exposure and vulnerability to disease, different responses to ill-health, different health outcomes, and different consequences. In Uganda, where malaria is the leading cause of morbidity and mortality, Banyan Global is addressing the overlooked but obvious connections between malaria and gender, as part of the United States Agency for International Development (USAID)-funded Malaria Action Program for Districts (MAPD) in Uganda.
Tackling Gender and Social Inclusion in Property Rights at the Sustainable Land Governance Conference in the Philippines
Gender equality and social inclusion issues in land administration and management took center stage during a panel discussion on Gender and Social Inclusion in Property Rights of the Conference on Sustainable Land Governance on February 8-9, 2017 in Manila, Philippines.
In January 2016, Banyan Global completed a detailed gender analysis report for the United States Agency for International Development (USAID)/Kenya East Africa to assist the mission in developing the Regional Development Cooperation Strategy (RDCS) for 2016–2020.
The Philippines is undergoing rapid urbanization: According to UN-Habitat, the percentage of Filipinos living in urban areas will grow from 50% currently to 84% by 2050.
Women’s empowerment is a key focus of many development activities, but are programs missing an ingredient for success?
Women in business need strong communication skills—particularly public speaking, presentation design and delivery, and negotiation—to advance to leadership roles and effectively promote their businesses.