Beyond Individual Stories Women Have moved Mountains, and A Transformative Strategy the True Value of Investing in Women’s Rights
This two part article provides an analysis of the frequent contempt in which feminist movements and women’s organizations are held despite their collective contribution to positive social transformation. The article examines the de-politicization of women’s rights work, and deficiencies in long-term analysis of data from women’s rights organization. The second part of the article analyses 33 MDG3 grant recipients over a four-year period with programs that reached 164 countries in 15 regions of the world. The article provides evidence of the extraordinary achievements made by these women’s rights organizations, making a case for increased investment in women’s rights work.