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Invest in Women

The Gift That Keeps Giving and Benefits Us All

Katja Iversen | Posted 12.23.2014 | Impact
Katja Iversen

Investing in the health, rights and wellbeing of girls and women is truly a gift that keeps on giving. Providing women with education, access to health care and opportunities for employment, comes back tenfold as they tend to invest a higher share of their earnings back into their communities.

Holiday Giving That Makes a Difference

Anita Casalina | Posted 12.04.2014 | Impact
Anita Casalina

'Tis the season for giving. I'm always looking for ways to combine gift-giving with funding sustainable, positive change for those in need. Here are the top ideas this year from our Billions Rising Foundation.

Global Gender Gap Index Shows Need for More Investment in Women and Girls

Katja Iversen | Posted 10.29.2014 | Impact
Katja Iversen

With the World Economic Forum's (WEF) new release of the 9th edition of the Global Gender Gap Index, the world has more hard data than ever before to support the claim that investing in girls and women is a win for everyone.

Inspire Change, Invest in Women

Afshan Khan | Posted 05.08.2014 | Impact
Afshan Khan

How can you pay it forward this year on International Women's Day is a question we ask ourselves as we join millions around the world to celebrate the courage, resilience and dignity of women who inspire change after surviving war and conflict.

Invest in Women. Improve the World

Alyse Nelson | Posted 02.03.2014 | Impact
Alyse Nelson

The truth is deep investments take time, but we've seen this strategy yield significant returns. Women leaders in our network are transforming communities, countries, even cultures.

6 Reasons To Invest In Women

Anya Cherneff | Posted 08.20.2012 | Impact
Anya Cherneff

We're pretty sure there's no tool for development more effective than the empowerment of women... Are you convinced?

Ending Hunger Starts With Women

Birute Regine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Birute Regine

Because women still face so many inequalities and don't have access to as many resources, they suffer the greatest burden. But with this challenge comes an opportunity.