Women make up more than half of the world’s population but are frequently overlooked in international affairs, their unique set of strengths and vulnerabilities often ignored. Brookings experts discuss the impact that improving education for girls and women can have on development and poverty levels, as well as issues including gender inequality, protection of women during conflict and gender-based violence.
Livelihoods, Gender and Displacement in Côte d’Ivoire
April 2013, Eric Levron
Eric Levron examines the intersection of livelihoods, gender and displacement in Côte d’Ivoire, in particular the vulnerability and resiliency of the women who have long brunt of the Côte d’Ivoire conflicts and its protracted displacement situation.
Middle East and North Africa
April 20, 2013, Elizabeth Ferris
April 10, 2013, Elizabeth Ferris
April 4, 2013
March 20, 2013
Opinion | The Daily Beast
March 8, 2013, Megan Bradley
March 8, 2013, Urvashi Sahni and Xanthe Ackerman
March 2013, Elizabeth Ferris, Daniel Petz and Chareen Stark
February 7, 2013, Megan Bradley
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Fellow, Foreign Policy, Brookings-LSE Project on Internal Displacement
Nonresident Fellow, Global Economy and Development
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