Programme Spotlight

 

Empowering women farmers in Cuba

MDG-F-supported workshops are increasing women’s economic autonomy and boosting the island’s agricultural production. 
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Cambodia: Using the airwaves to fight malnutrition

Radio dramas are teaching women in the workplace about healthy food and nutrition practices. 
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Students in FYR Macedonia build a multi-ethnic future

In FYR Macedonia, where schools and classrooms are increasingly segregated along ethnic lines, Kicevo's Sande Sterjoski Primary School is an unusual place.
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Jobs for Tunisian youth: "We must have a vocation and take risks"

In a country where one in three young people is unemployed, Marouane Ben Othman used a little push from the MDG-Fund to start his own business and put eight other people to work.
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An old craft creates opportunities for Albania’s new generation

The MDG-Fund is providing training and jobs for marginalized youth in Albania, where more than a third of young people cannot find decent work.
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Working to empower the world’s women

As the world observes International Women’s Day, the MDG-Fund is working around the globe to strengthen women’s voices, increase their economic independence, improve their ...
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"I am an indigenous woman, and I do not practice FGM"

An MDG-F-supported programme to empower and protect women in Colombia is working with the government to end the practice of female genital mutilation among the indigenous Embera Chami ...
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