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Administrator Mark Green and Advisor to the President Ivanka Trump earlier this month launched the WomenConnect Challenge, an initiative to empower women and girls in the developing world by increasing their access to digital technology.
Shanta’s mother always told her about her brother who died at birth. Now a paramedic in Bangladesh, she wants to save children’s lives so no one else feels that pain. Already, she’s delivered 7,000 healthy babies!
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The Power Africa Partners Toolbox contains a comprehensive resource list that we and our partners use to drive deals and facilitate investments on the continent. Click below to help us help sub-Saharan Africa increase access to electricity.
How USAID Supports Women and Girls, And Why We Do It
We highlight the WomenConnect Challenge, speak to the co-founder of Solar Sister and catch up with what’s on Administrator Green’s radar. Listen now or subscribe to USAID Leads through your favorite podcast app.