News

15 Jul 2020

The Upside n. 7: When home isn’t safe

The lockdowns expose what many of us have always known – our most intimate spaces, our homes, aren’t always safe. Studies reveal domestic violence has increased by over 25% in many countries.

23 Mar 2020

We matched Kiva loans to women!

This International Women’s Day, Cartier Philanthropy was thrilled to team up with Kiva, joining the global celebration of women, and helping match all the loans made on March 8th and 9th to women borrowers via Kiva.org.

22 Mar 2020

Debbie Aung’s vision of equality

On the occasion of International Women’s day 2020, we asked Debbie Aung Din, co-founder of our partner organisation Proximity Designs, to share her vision of gender equality and women’s empowerment. Read her exclusive interview.

16 Mar 2020

Molly Melching’s vision of equality

On the occasion of International Women’s day 2020, we asked Molly Melching, founder of our partner organisation Tostan, to share her vision of gender equality and women’s empowerment. Read her exclusive interview.

09 Mar 2020

Safeena Husain’s vision of equality

On the occasion of International Women’s day 2020, we asked Safeena Husain, founder and CEO of our partner organisation Educate Girls, to share her vision of gender equality and women’s empowerment. Read her exclusive interview.

09 Apr 2018

It only works when everyone plays

The International Center for Research on Women’s new study on male engagement to foster gender equity was officially launched in Washington D.C. mid-February.
The Report and Executive Summary are already accessible.

09 Jun 2016

Tostan’s spark

How do you empower people to change? When communities decide for themselves that the time is right to change.This is the beauty of the Tostan approach and of their programme in Senegal.

12 Feb 2016

Taking control in adversity

“My name is Padma. I’m 21 years old and I live in a small village in Pali District, Rajasthan, India. My journey so far, notwithstanding my youth, has been filled with harsh realities – things I never expected could happen to me.”

02 Feb 2016

Helena’s fruits of resilience

Discover the inspiring story of one of the champions of WFP’s school feeding programmes in Mozambique. We met her during a field mission and will never be able to forget her endurance, strength and courage.

16 Oct 2015

Investing in women

A new report released today and produced in partnership with Cartier Philanthropy encourage entrepreneurs, impact investors and philanthropists to promote gender equality through social enterprise.