PSI Stands with UNFPA

PSI stands with the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) as a vital organization. Here, find the UN Foundation’s statement on cutting vital US support for UNFPA, a major step back for girls and women. Statement from UN Foundation President & CEO Kathy Calvin on Elimination of U.S. Funds for UNFPA Defunding UNFPA puts millions of

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Turns Out, Girls and Women Aren’t the Answer

By Ana Morales, Philanthropist and Founding Member of Maverick Collective Ana Morales is a member of Maverick Collective, an initiative of PSI. Maverick Collective members partner on PSI programs to tackle critical challenges faced by women and girls across the globe, developing innovative projects and game-changing interventions. Members work shoulder to shoulder with a global

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Champions Putting Girls and Women First

Throughout October, singer-songwriter, actress and Population Services International (PSI) Global Ambassador Mandy Moore has been curating One.org’s Girls and Women blog with an eye toward an issue that matters deeply to her: Why investing in women and girls makes economic sense. Mandy has featured articles that focus on empowering women and girls for health and economic

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Mandy Moore Takes Over ONE.org’s Blog in October

“A healthy, educated woman reinvests 90 percent of her income in her family and community compared to only 35 percent for a man,” says PSI Global Ambassador Mandy Moore on ONE.org, kicking off her month-long curation of the organization’s blog. “Each additional year of secondary school can increase a woman’s earnings by 10 to 20

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Three Global Goals We Love

On Friday, September 25th world leaders at the United Nations unanimously adopted the Sustainable Development Goals, coined the Global Goals, to be achieved by 2030. The Global Goals follow on the heels of the Millennium Development Goals which expired earlier this year. The SDGs include 17 goals, touching on everything from poverty eradication to addressing

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Bringing PSI to TEDx

By PSI/Caribbean (PSI-C), PSI Network Partner TEDx has announced PSI’s partner, philanthropist Indrani Goradia will be featured as a speaker for this year’s conference in Port of Spain Trinidad this fall. The theme this year is ‘Off Record’ — conversations that are necessary, but often ignored because we are too afraid to discuss due to its sensitive nature.

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The Health of Girls and Women: What Will our Legacy Be?

We are at a critical moment in our collective effort to advance the health and lives of girls and women in the developing world. For decades, the U.S. has funded evidence-based, cost-effective programs that address the multitude of issues that girls and women face. We can be proud of our progress, but we must recognize

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