Mapping Africa Transformations


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Political violence targeting women in West Africa

Political violence targeting women in West Africa

Women around the world are facing unprecedented levels of targeted political violence

Women and conflict

Over the last decade, conflicts have become more violent and widespread in West Africa and women and girls pay a high price

Women and climate change in the Sahel

This paper explores the gendered impacts of climate change in the Sahel

Financing for gender equality

Official development assistance (ODA) for Gender Equality in West Africa has increased in recent years

Gender disparities in trade networks

Women face many obstacles limiting their participation in trade including: education-related challenges, poorer access to information and markets, male-dominated distribution networks, time and mobility constraints, and greater difficulties in complying with regulatory and procedural requirements

Integrating gender analysis into food & nutrition security early warning systems in West Africa

Integrating gender dimensions into early warning systems is critical to support equitable crisis prevention and response

Women and trade networks in West Africa

Women make a significant contribution to West Africa's food economy