ICRW joins so many others in acknowledging that the conviction of Derek Chauvin for the brutal murder of George Floyd represents a critical step in advancing accountability among law enforcement and the criminal justice system for the ongoing unjust treatment of Black and brown Americans. We also acknowledge and support the work that remains to be done to dismantle systemic racism in America and around the world.


CWEEE analysis of White House WGDP Initiative

Advocacy, Economic Empowerment, Employment and Enterprises

The Coalition for Women’s Economic Empowerment and Equality (CWEEE) issued a statement with their analysis of the White House’s new Women’s Global Development & Prosperity Initiative, launched February 8. The initiative will invest $50 million in women’s entrepreneurship, including some of the barriers to entrepreneurship, such as gender-based violence or the disproportionate burden of unpaid care shouldered by women.

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