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IIED: Animating the universal ambition of the SDGs

IIED: Animating the universal ambition of the SDGs The Sustainable Development Goals’ (SDGs) aspirational, wide-reaching agenda for change is brought to life in a new animation, commissioned by IIED. “Bringing the ‪SDGs‬ to life: real change for real people” seeks to capture the universal ambition set out in the 17 draft SDGs by focusing on the lives and […]

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An inside view: Rebecca Snyder

An inside view of GGO: Rebecca Snyder Greetings from New York! Having completed my first three weeks as a student in Columbia University’s MPA in Environmental Science and Policy program, I appreciate all I learned during my time as an intern at the Global Gender Office and the important work being carried out by the […]

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“Ingeniosas” “Ingeniosas” es el nombre del concurso sobre innovación organizado por Hivos y la Oficina Global de Género (UICN). Esta iniciativa, impulsada desde el Programa Sociedades Verdes de Hivos, busca promover el rol creador e innovador de las mujeres en el marco del uso y creación de energías renovables en Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, […]

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Girls who stay in school are more likely to be able to feed themselves and their families when they become adults. One study showed that women's education contributed 43% of the reduction in child malnutrition over time compared to just 26% for improvements in food availability (Smith and Haddad 2000).

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