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It’s About Time: the case for valuing women and girls’ unpaid care work
It’s About Time: the case for valuing women and girls’ unpaid care work
Dalberg’s analysis of the global unpaid care work challenge.
Time Poverty and women’s economic empowerment: An interview with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation’s Keiko Valente
Unpaid care work and women’s economic empowerment: An interview with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation’s Keiko Valente
Dalberg interviews Keiko Valente, Associate Program Officer on the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation’s Gender Equality Team. Keiko talks about what’s missing from the unpaid care work conversation, takeaways from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation’s work with Dalberg, and how she’s helping to advance gender equality through her role.
USAID’s Investment Support Program (implemented by Dalberg Advisors) assesses the effectiveness of market-based solutions for smallholder farmers
Smallholders on the world stage: how private investment can help secure our food future
USAID’s Investment Support Program (implemented by Dalberg Advisors) assesses the effectiveness of market-based solutions for smallholder farmers.
Gender equality in Southeast Asia Dalberg+ Sasakawa
How entrepreneurship can improve the lives of women
New report highlights the critical role of entrepreneurs.
Dalberg, IDH, and Unilever sign MoU
Creating new pathways to global supply chains for agricultural SMEs
Dalberg, IDH, and Unilever sign agreement to build capacity and open up new revenue streams for SMEs across Africa.
A conversation with Dalberg Design co-founders Robert Fabricant and Ravi Chhatpar.
Better together: how design thinking can deepen social impact
A conversation with Dalberg Design co-founders Robert Fabricant and Ravi Chhatpar.
Dalberg Media
Dalberg Media
We are a mission-driven media consultancy aiming to increase awareness and mobilize partners and resources to the global development agenda.
Mass Entrepreneurship as a driver for mass employment
Mass Entrepreneurship as a driver for mass employment
On 25 May 2019, an Op-Ed from Madji Sock, Dalberg’s Global Operations Partner, appeared in Jeune Afrique. The story focuses on job creation in Africa and the potential for ‘mass entrepreneurship’ – or the millions of ordinary, local businesses with the potential to create jobs at scale. The article originally appeared in French, and the English-translated version can be found here.
Design Principles to Narrow The Digital Gender Gap
Design Principles to Narrow The Digital Gender Gap
There will be an expected 480 million smartphone women users in India by 2030, and the time to start designing digital solutions for them is now. To help address women’s specific digital needs, Dalberg’s Mumbai office hosted 'Smartphone Solutions that Work For Her', a three-day lab that culminated in an open workshop in April 2019.
Applying A Gender Lens To Water and Sanitation
Applying a gender lens to water and sanitation
This year, we’re celebrating International Women’s Day by sharing how we strive to apply a gender lens to every Dalberg project. Here is how we are applying it to our water and sanitation health practice area.