Palawan communities are linked to the land by tradition, spirituality and survival — and women like Nolsita Siyang are rising up to defend it.
Business training is helping the women of Tonle Sap Lake become confident entrepreneurs — and reduce their dependence on a stressed fishery.
At an age when many people are slowing down, Gertruida Cloete continues to face daily hardships while protecting her fragile, wild home.
Women are playing a central role in giving South Africa’s degraded pasturelands new life.
Victoria Tauli-Corpuz, first woman and the first person from a developing country to serve as the UN’s Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, has big plans for the next three years to give indigenous peoples a voice.
A women’s group shows how entrepreneurship can impact the role women play in their communities.
This week, our “Gender + Conservation” blog series visits rural Madagascar.
The latest post in our “Gender + Conservation” blog series shares some interesting findings in Timor-Leste.
On an island where opportunities are scarce, women are using trees to create new ones.
When fish catch declined in their coastal town, these women were determined to find economic alternatives.