Guide to Women’s Empowerment Programs

03.20.2012 | Guides & Tools | Aleksandra Shkolnikov, Anna Kompanek, Lauren Citrome

Creating a legitimate system of democratic governance is impossible to achieve without the full inclusion of women, as they account for roughly half of our society. In order to support those interested in implementing women’s empowerment programs, this guidebook provides background information on issues that are particularly relevant to women’s political and economic empowerment, as well as specific programmatic approaches. Although there are many different types of programs that can address women’s issues, this guidebook focuses on topics that are most consistent with CIPE’s mission of strengthening democracy through private enterprise and market-oriented reform.

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