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Embedding disability and SGM inclusion in COVID-19 response and recovery

Posted on Tuesday, September 01, 2020 12:45 PM

In these challenging times, those most vulnerable in communities are even more at risk. What many parts of the community are experiencing for the first time through COVID-19, has...


Periods don’t stop in Pandemics: menstrual health in the time of COVID-19

Posted on Friday, May 29, 2020 02:00 AM

28, 5, 1.8 billion, 2.3 billion... Why are these numbers important today?

28th is today, Menstrual Hygiene Day. 28 is also the number of days for an average menstrual...


An equal world is a enabled world: how empowering women can combat climate change

Posted on Sunday, March 08, 2020 08:00 PM

Today, and every day, Water for Women celebrates women.

Gender equality is essential for economies and communities to thrive and in the face of increasing risk from climate change,...


Water for Women at World Water Week 2019

Posted on Sunday, August 11, 2019 10:30 PM

World Water Week is the annual focal point for the globe’s water issues. Organised by SIWI, this year's #WWWeek will take place in Stockholm, Sweden from 25 to 30 August 2019....


Water for Women’s New Research (Type 1) Awards Announced

Posted on Tuesday, April 02, 2019 03:15 AM

The Australian Government’s Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) has announced the successful recipients for Research Awards (Type 1) through the Water for Women Fund,...

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