Promoting Women's Economic Empowerment within Ethnic Groups in the Mekong
- Desk review of 14 project reports and evaluations in Vietnam, Laos, Myanmar and Cambodia
- Qualitative data collection in Laos and Vietnam – including training of research teams in participative methods, women’s economic empowerment and gender; application of methodology including focus groups with ethnic women and men, key informant interviews and in-depth stories of change interviews.
Progress report on a Proposal to introduce a Civil Protection Order to prevent Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) October 2014, and consultation response
Social Development Direct and the VAWG Helpdesk has launched the two-part Guidance Note produced for DFID on addressing Violence against women and girls (VAWG) through DFID’s Economic Development and Women’s Economic Empowerment Programmes.
Through its Behind the Brands campaign, Oxfam challenged the cocoa sector to take action to strengthen the rights of women cocoa farmers