The International Center for Research on Women (ICRW) is a leading global research institution whose experts are dedicated to uncovering sustainable solutions to the many problems women and girls – especially adolescent girls – face around the world. For nearly 40 years, we have shaped programs and policies that alleviate poverty, promote gender equality and protect the rights of women and girls worldwide. In partnership with civil society organizations, corporations, foundations, governments and international institutions, our team of experts works to find solutions that advance the health, rights and well-being of women and girls through cutting-edge research, technical assistance and policy advocacy.