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Block The Hand That Strikes Women

Latisha Bravo is one of the most recent victims of intimate partner violence to reach the front page of Jamaica’s national newspapers. Her brutal murder by her boyfriend is a tragic example of the horror of intimate partner violence (IPV) that is prevale...

The Jamaica’s Women’s Health Survey is finally here!

The Jamaica Women’s Health Survey that has been in the making for several years is finally here. It is a pleasure for the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) to be finally launching this project today. This project is particularly important to the IDB beca...

Making Cents for At-Risk Youths in Guyana

By Derise Williams SIDDIQA Shabazz, a 21-year-old school drop-out, became a single mother at the age...

Does progress in gender equality mean less violence against women?

Caribbean has progressed in gender equality, but violence against women is still a black box Interna...