Empowering poor women to engage effectively in governance
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Women in Nepal experience discrimination in all areas of their lives. The goal of Oxfam’s Raising Her Voice programme is to ensure that public policy making reflects the interests of poor and marginalized women in the country, especially by increasing their participation and influence in community decision-making bodies that have a particular impact on their lives. This case study – one of a series of Programme Insights on Local Governance and Community Action – shows the remarkable success…Continue
Posted on June 28, 2012 at 14:58 — 1 Comment
See the powerpoints attached for illustrated examples of different types of power and some of the interations between them. The first is a series of fun cartoons while the second outlines the Power Cube approach.
Both are great resources - they can be used to help communicate contrasting forms of power, or as a tool to identify power structures and plan actions accordingly.
You can also find other useful tools and guides on the new Raising Her Voice Resources…Continue
Posted on June 12, 2012 at 12:30
RHV presentation delivered May 17th 1-2pm as part of the Governance and Transparency Fund public meeting series: ‘Demanding accountability from the bottom up’: examining what works, what does not work, and why.’
View here: …Continue
Posted on June 8, 2012 at 10:47
Painful but powerful real-life experiences of women's activism in central America. Take a look:
Posted on June 8, 2012 at 10:36