News and Commentary

Thu, 05/26/2016

On May 17, ICRW conferred the 2016 Champion for Change Leadership Award on Melinda French Gates for her unwavering commitment to ensuring that every person has the opportunity to live a healthy, productive life. In this interview after the award ceremony at Women Deliver 2016 in Copenhagen, Gates talks about the importance of women as catalysts of global change and why data is essential to smart investments in global development. 

Mon, 05/23/2016

ICRW interviews Irene Tinker, founding member and the first Board Chair of the International Center for Research on Women. Tinker has dedicated her career to raising issues that affect marginalized women and girls around the world since the late 1940s. Her memoir just hit shelves this year.

Wed, 05/11/2016

This week, ICRW traveled to London for the launch of the Lancet Commission on Adolescent Health and Wellbeing. The Commission's findings highlighted how decades of neglect and chronic underinvestment have had serious detrimental effects on the health and wellbeing of adolescents aged 10–24 years. ICRW's Suzanne Petroni served as the lead for the Youth Engagement of the Commission.


ICRW evaluated a conditional cash transfer program designed to enhance the value of girls in Haryana, India. Find out what our research showed.
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