TOPIC: WOMEN EMPOWERMENT (35)

Every Mother Counts

http://everymothercounts.org

Every Mother Counts is an advocacy and mobilization campaign to increase education and support for maternal mortality reduction globally. Every Mother Counts seeks to engage new audiences to better understand the challenges and the solutions while encouraging them to take action to improve the lives of girls and women worldwide.
 

Tags: Every Mother Counts, Christy Turlington, Maternal Mortality, Global

Women for Women International

http://www.womenforwomen.org

Women for Women International envisions a world where no one is abused, poor, illiterate or marginalized; where members of communities have full and equal participation in the processes that ensure their health, well-being and economic independence; and where everyone has the freedom to define the scope of their life, their future and strive to achieve their full potential.

Tags: Women For Women, Women Empowerment

UN Women

http://www.unwomen.org

In July 2010, the United Nations General Assembly created UN Women, the United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women. In doing so, UN Member States took an historic step in accelerating the Organization’s goals on gender equality and the empowerment of women. The creation of UN Women came about as part of the UN reform agenda, bringing together resources and mandates for greater impact.

Tags: Un Women, Women Empowerment

Pathways of Women's Empowerment

http://www.pathwaysofempowerment.org

Pathways of Women’s Empowerment is an international research and communications programme established in 2006 which links academics with activists and practitioners to find out what works to enhance women’s empowerment. We are identifying where women are achieving real gains and discovering the positive and negative factors which have influenced their journey.

Tags: Pathways Of Women's Empowerment, Women Empowerment

She Takes on the World

http://shetakesontheworld.net

She Takes on the World is a top blog for women entrepreneurs, career women, and young women professionals.

Tags: She Takes On The World, Women's Empowerment

LearnVest

http://www.learnvest.com

Our mission at LearnVest is to empower women everywhere to take control of their personal finances so that they can afford their dreams. We’re here to help by giving you the information, tools, and support you need to earn well, save well, and spend well.

Tags: Women Empowerment, Learnvest

Look Good...Feel Better

http://lookgoodfeelbetter.org

Look Good...Feel Better is a non-medical, brand-neutral public service program that teaches beauty techniques to cancer patients to help them manage the appearance-related side effects of cancer treatment. 
Look Good…Feel Better group programs are open to all women with cancer who are undergoing chemotherapy, radiation, or other forms of treatment. 

Tags: Cancer, Look Good Feel Better, Beauty, Techniques, Women

Care

http://www.care.org

CARE is a leading humanitarian organization fighting global poverty. We place special focus on working alongside poor women because, equipped with the proper resources, women have the power to help whole families and entire communities escape poverty. Women are at the heart of CARE's community-based efforts to improve basic education, prevent the spread of disease, increase access to clean water and sanitation, expand economic opportunity and protect natural resources. CARE also delivers emergency aid to survivors of war and natural disasters, and helps people rebuild their lives.

Tags: Care, Humanitarian, Poverty, Women, Emergency Aid

Young Female Entrepreneurs (YFE)

http://youngfemaleentrepreneurs.com

 Young Female Entrepreneurs is an online platform that helps entrepreneurial women in their 20s and 30s to discover new people, brands, and headlines that will help them start and grow their businesses. The YFE mission is to help young women on their path to profitable businesses while building a collective reputation that is philanthropic, successful, multi-faceted, and collaborative.

Tags: Young Female Entrepreneurs, YFE, Women, Business, Mentoring, Networking, Entrepreneurs, Gender

Ladies Learning Code

http://ladieslearningcode.com

We’re a women-run not-for-profit group working to empower everyone to feel comfortable learning beginner-friendly technical skills in a social, collaborative way.

Tags: Women, Computers, Girls, Technology, Workshops, Ladies Learning Code

The Society for Women’s Health Research (SWHR)

http://www.womenshealthresearch.org

The Society for Women’s Health Research (SWHR), a national non-profit organization based in Washington DC, is widely recognized as the thought leader in research on sex differences and is dedicated to improving women’s health through advocacy, education, and research.

Tags: The Society For Women’s Health Research, SWHR

Women's World Banking

http://www.swwb.org

The mission of the Women's World Banking global network is to expand the economic assets, participation and power of low-income women and their households by helping them access financial services, knowledge and markets

Tags: Women's World Banking, Micro Finance, Microloan

Women's Worldwide Web

http://www.womensworldwideweb.org

Women’s WorldWide Web is an online collaborative platform dedicated to the empowerment of girls and women around the world, through education, microfinance, access to ICTs and networking.

Tags: Women's Worldwide Web, Women Empowerment

Women's Empowerment

http://www.womens-empowerment.org

The mission of Women's Empowerment is to educate and empower women who are homeless with the skills and confidence necessary to get a job, maintain a healthy lifestyle, and regain a home for themselves and their children. 

Tags: Women's Empowerment, Women Empowerment

Girls Who Code

http://www.girlswhocode.com

Girls Who Code is a new organization working to educate, inspire and equip 13- to 17-year-old girls with the skills and resources to pursue opportunities in technology and engineering.
Together with leading educators, engineers, and entrepreneurs, Girls Who Code has developed a new model for computer science education, pairing intensive instruction in robotics, web design, and mobile development with high-touch mentorship led by the industry's top female developers and entrepreneurs.

Tags: Technology, Engineering, Teens, Girls Who Code, Mentor, Web Design, Computer, Science