Women and Gender in Health News

International Woman’s Day falls on March 8 of each year to celebrate women and commemorate the movement for women’s rights. In our work to build the accessible, available, acceptable, and high-quality health workforce needed to improve health outcomes and advance universal health coverage, HRH2030...

Around the world, gender norms influence the ability of couples and families to meet their family planning needs. HRH2030 developed the competency framework and technical brief to help service providers better understand what ‘gender sensitive communication’ really means and how to practice gender awareness....

USAID's HRH2030 program is working in three target regions in Mali — Kayes, Koulikoro, and Sikasso — to implement a community-based strategy to improve maternity, family planning, and nutrition services, and reduce maternal, newborn, and child mortality. By building the coaching and mentoring capacity...