Blog posts about Gender Equality
Watch the VSO film receiving international acclaimTabu, a film created by a community in Tanzania with the support of a VSO volunteer, has been screened at seven film festivals around the world. Now we want to share it with you.
Leading the way for girls' education in NepalStories from the role models who are making a brighter future for girls' education in Nepal.
Why we need more outspoken womenFrom climate activist Greta Thunberg, to Karachi’s first female police superintendent Shehla Qureshi, more and more strong women are speaking up against the injustice they see around them, and changing their world.
The heroines leading the way for girls' education in NepalStories from the role models who are making a brighter future for girls' education in Nepal.
The future of farming is femaleFatima Al Hassan is part of a new generation of female farmers. In the past two years, Fatima has gone from cash-strapped housewife to successful entrepreneur, and is helping fight gender inequality along the way.
From grassroots to government: Taking the fight for gender equality to the topDr Madhuri Singh has been working to end gender-based violence for over 30 years. In 2017, she used her expertise as an eminent VSO volunteer in Pakistan to take the fight against gender-based violence to the highest level.
Without engaging men, gender equality may be beyond our reach. Here’s why...
Men and women both need to be brought on board to create a #BalanceforBetter. Our experience shows that when men are engaged, they become active allies in the struggle for gender equality, writes VSO Gender Adviser Geeta Pradhan.