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  1. Bringing Vital Family Planning Services to Zambia's Rural Women

    Meet Judith Muntahli. She was born in 1977 in Ilenga, a village in the Isoka district of Muchinga Province in the far north of Zambia. She and her husband are subsistence farmers with nine children. During her first pregnancy, Judith (pictured below) was bitten by a snake. But by the time she got...
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  2. Public Group on Gender

    The group aims to create connections and enhance cooperation and practice-sharing among people working on gender or interested in this issue.
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    Public group owned by marchmn 1 December 2010
  3. Rebuilding Women and Communities affected by Violence

    This International Women’s Day, we share stories from those dedicated to helping girls and women affected by violence. We hear from Dr Denis Mukwege about rebuilding women’s bodies and lives after sexual violence in DRC; from Dr Bogaletch Gebre about her campaign to end FGM in Ethiopia; and from...
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  4. Bridging the GAP for Gender Equality in Development

    Now even more than before, gender equality is a necessary ingredient in all EU development assistance, across countries and sectors. Gender-sensitive planning and management can make programmes at once more equitable and more effective. Blerina Vila, who supported DG DEVCO in drafting the EU’s new...
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  5. A firmer future for family planning in Zambia's remotest communities

    Marie Stopes Zambia's (MSZ) innovative family planning project is coming to an end of its funding (around €750,000) from the European Union. However, MSZ plans to continue delivering family planning services in 2016 in conjunction with other donors, says MSZ Senior Programme Manager Julia Ross...
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