Putting the feminist paradigm into action

Back women’s movements for a real chance at equality

Writing for the science and development news site SciDev.Net, WISE Senior Associate Henrietta Miers reports from a joint EU/UN conference held in Rome last month ‘Step it up together with rural women to end hunger and poverty’ .


“For women, one clear step is to translate feminist rhetoric into long-term and informed support for women’s movements — our best chance to redress the gender power imbalances embedded in so many societies.” Henrietta Miers


WISE Senior Associate Fatimah Kelleher was invited to join the panel for a Round Table discussion ‘A Gender Transformative Approach to Ending Poverty, Hunger and Undernutition’ in which the conversation focused on what transformation means in different contexts, and most importantly, how is it achieved.

Read the full article on SciDev.Net here
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