Realizing women’s full potential in Uganda

Odeta will be harvesting this rice in June 2018.

Odeta is a 23-year-old mother of two living in the Kyankwanzi District of Uganda. She was forced to drop out of school because she was […]

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PWRDF responds to Gaza Crisis

A nurse tends to a young patient at the Al Ahli Arab Hospital, Gaza. Photo: ACT Alliance

The Al Ahli Arab Hospital in Gaza City has sent an urgent call for help as the death toll in Gaza continues to rise. On […]

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PWRDF accompanies Indigenous midwives to the UN

Tarcila Rivera Zea, from CHIRAPAQ in Peru, listens at the UN.

The rate of maternal and newborn deaths within Indigenous communities around the globe is reported to be significantly higher than the rate for the general […]

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How a gift to Cuban communities opened many trails

The hard-working tractor is a multi-tasker!

This is the story of the little tractor that could. In 2008 the Cuban government opened a window of opportunity for citizens to acquire assets. […]

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