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Tue, 04/15/2014

Yesterday, ICRW President Sarah Degnan Kambou, a member of the President’s Global Development Council, met with President Barack Obama. The Council met with the President to share its first set of recommendations to strengthen U.S. global development policies and practices.  

Mon, 04/14/2014

ICRW President Sarah Degnan Kambou sits on President Barack Obama’s Global Development Council, which held its first public meeting at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C. this morning. 

Mon, 04/07/2014

Peter D. Bell, ICRW Board member and former CEO of CARE USA, passed away on April 4th at Massachusetts General Hospital, of complications due to cancer.

Perspectives: The ICRW Blog

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 12:04pm

A new report released this month by the International Center for Research on Women (ICRW) concludes that declining fertility rates in low- and middle-income countries over the past four decades have improved the overall well-being of women and girls, particularly in terms of their maternal health, educational attainment and workforce participation.

The evidence however is less conclusive in demonstrating that having smaller families has yielded better gender relations and improved gender equality.

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 10:27am

President Obama’s Global Development Council held its first public meeting at the National Press Club in Washington, DC on Monday, April 14. The Council convened to share with the public its first set of recommendations to strengthen U.S. global development policies and practices, and to solicit public input on key global development issues.

Fri, 04/18/2014 - 11:39am

On June 12th, tens of millions of eyes will be on Brazil, as countries vie to take home the World Cup’s shiny gold trophy and with it, the respect of soccer fans around the world.

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