Economics, empowerment are crucial, Puri says

04/30/2013 | InterDependent, The

Economics and empowerment play crucial roles in making women's lives better, says Lakshmi Puri, acting head of UN Women. "We are deeply convinced, and evidence has shown, that where women have economic autonomy, where they are empowered, they are better able to resist violence, to leave situations where they are condemned to violent relationships," she says in this interview.

View Full Article in:

InterDependent, The

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Government & Nonprofit

Job Title Company Location
Director of Finance and Administration
Equaltiy California
West Hollywood, CA
Vice President, Girls and Women Strategy
United Nations Foundation
Washington, DC
Major Gifts Manager
PFLAG National
Washington, DC
Development Operations Assistant
Brady Campaign & Center To Prevent Gun Violence
Washington, DC
Major Gifts Manager
Brady Campaign & Center To Prevent Gun Violence
Washington, DC