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Pressing for Progress: Gender Equality

Browse these resources to find out how THET and our partners are pressing for progress and how you can contribute to gender equality in global health!

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Toolkit: Gender Equality Toolkit for Health Partnerships

This toolkit supports Health Partnerships to address issues of gender inequality in their work.

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Report: Exploring Gender Equality in the Health Workforce

This study identifies and explores the main enabling factors and barriers posed to gender equality for health professionals in LMICs.

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Resource Hub: Gender and COVID-19

Pre-existing gender gaps risk intensifying the adverse effects of COVID-19. It is important to understand the different ways that the pandemic and accompanying economic crisis may affect gender equality outcomes.

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Blog: Gender Disparity in a Time of Global Crisis

THET Grants Officer, Audrey Arbaud, sheds light on the need for a gender-specific response to COVID-19

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Project: COVID-19: Cementing Support for Women and Girls

As THET moves to support those on the frontlines of the COVID-19 pandemic, we are extremely grateful to have received a contribution to our newly established Health Worker Action Fund from the Fraxinus Trust.

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Blog: Striving for Gender Equity in the Decade of Delivery

Jessica Fraser, THET Grants Officer, reflects on what more needs to be done to achieve gender equity in health and how THET is contributing to this in the Decade of Delivery.

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Blog: From the classroom to the hospital ward: Dr Lydia Namatende-Sakwa on gender mainstreaming in Uganda

Following the publication of our latest study, Exploring Gender Equality in the Health Workforce, we spoke to Dr. Lydia Namatende-Sakwa, who supported the development of this report.

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Project: New Project Launched: ‘Transforming THET and Health Partnership’s approach to gender’

With funding from the Fraxinus Trust, we are working to strengthen the way in which THET and Health Partnerships consider gender in their projects.

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Interview: Five Questions With…Dr Matshidiso Moeti

We caught up with Dr Matshidiso Moeti, the first woman to be elected WHO Regional Director for Africa, to discuss the positive impact that women have on global health and the challenges women face in the global health workforce

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Blog: “Having a healthier and educated work force which women are part of is an asset to any country.”

On International Women's Day 2019, we caught up with Dr Thinn Hlaing, THET Country Director for Myanmar.

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Blog: Somaliland Spotlight: Ensuring Gender Equity in Health Programming

Roda Ali Ahmed, a Lecturer at the University of Hargeisa, Somaliland, reflects on the importance of ensuring gender equity in health programming.