Postcards from the Field


A woman is handing sanitary pads to a disabled woman

An inclusive COVID-19 response: addressing the menstrual health of girls and women with disabilities

Posted on Wednesday, October 14, 2020 06:55 PM

Above: woman with disability is counselled on the use and disposal of a sanitary pad during MH Day (SNV/Pankaj Singh)


In Nepal, Water for Women partner, SNV...

Group of women sitting in rural village

Delivering Inclusive WASH services during COVID-19 and beyond!

Posted on Wednesday, October 14, 2020 05:59 PM

An Inclusive WASH Jirga awareness session arranged by Transformation Facilitator in the village (IRC Pakistan)

In Pakistan, work has not stopped despite the challenges...

Woman wears matching face mask and dress in tropical print on a beach, with large flower crown

Addressing health needs and women's economic empowerment in Solomon Islands during COVID-19

Posted on Tuesday, October 13, 2020 12:29 PM

MJ Enterprise team member models the newly sewn face mask (MJ Enterprise)

The sudden and rapid onset of COVID-19 globally was met with great anxiety in the Solomon...

Indian woman with a scarf over her mouth and carrying a child accepts a package of food

Coping with COVID-19: grassroots emergency response in Jaipur and Bhubaneswar

Posted on Monday, October 12, 2020 09:27 PM

Rozi (right) accepts food from the mid day meal distribution in Jaipur (CFAR India)



Rozi lives in Bangali Basti, Jaipur. She is a member of CFAR's Single...

Young Vietnamese woman speaks to elderly Vietnamese women with a small handwashing device in between them

Women's initiatives in Vietnam ensuring no one is left behind in the fight against COVID-19

Posted on Monday, October 12, 2020 02:06 PM

Women’s Union officers handing over Labobo Handwashing device to local households in Ha Tinh (Ngo Dinh Le Dung – Senior Program Officer, WOBA Vietnam )

The outbreak...

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