From a good education and a safe place to live to quality healthcare and economic opportunity, women and girls must meet 6 Essential Needs to succeed. Our work, determined by local women and girls, provides resources to help meet these needs.
Violence and the threat of violence block a woman from overcoming poverty. Everywhere WomenStrong works, we join our Consortium members in creating safer lives for women and girls.
Field Resources for Safety
Born to Be Free: A Regional Study of Interventions to Enhance Women and Girls’ Safety and Mobility in Public Spaces [pdf]
This report reviews 55 interventions related to women's safety in public spaces, and makes recommendations for future work.
Source: UN WomenDownload This Resource
Gender-based Violence Against Children and Youth with Disabilities Toolkit [pdf]
This toolkit guides humanitarians and development practitioners on participatory programs to address gender-based violence against children with disabilities.
Source: Women's Refugee CommissionDownload This Resource
Health Impacts of Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting: a Synthesis of the Evidence [pdf]
A quick reference guide to the health impacts of FGM
Source: Population Council and the Africa Coordinating Centre for the Abandonment of Female Genital Mutilation/CuttingDownload This Resource