Population Services International
I have seen countless strong women hold up their families, and their communities.
Honorable Mention: Cuba. The stage may be less than global, but Cuba's success in being the first country to eliminate mother
We know that globally, one in three women will be coerced into sex, beaten, or otherwise abused in her lifetime. In most cases, the perpetrator is someone she knows, such as her husband, boyfriend, or mother-in-law.
PlusNews Global reports on the trouble with evaluating the current campaign in Kenya to stamp out infidelity.
Congo's economy is not undermined by "unregulated fertility" rates. Civil society has been destroyed by decades of war and over a hundred years of exploitation of Congo's wealth by international interests.