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WRC Public Comment on USAID Draft Gender Policy Cover Page

Public Comment by the Women’s Refugee Commission on Draft USAID Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment Policy


USAID invited stakeholders to submit public comments on its updated draft policy on gender equality and women’s empowerment. WRC submitted a public comment focusing on the critical importance of using correct human rights terminology; addressing gaps on sexual and reproductive health; including references to persons of diverse sexual orientation, gender identify and expression; and strengthening language on women and girls with disabilities, adolescent girls, and support for women’s organizations.

Adolescent Girls LGBTQI Community Women Gender Equality Gender and Social Inclusion Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights