If sub-Saharan countries had gender equal societies, the African continent would earn 800 billions more a year. This according to a recent report by the UN Development Program (UNDP). Destructive norms and discrimination are the root causes.
Women's rights are human rights
There can never be true equality or sustainable peace as long as women are subjected to violence and discrimination and excluded from decision-making. We support women’s rights organisations in conflict regions, to make a change!