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Insights from Investments in Adolescent Girls’ Groups

Anne Sivley (Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation) | Sep 4, 2020

A group of girls laughing in a doorway

How Self-help Groups Enable Households to Cope with Climatic Shocks

Timothée Demont (Aix-Marseille School of Economics) | Jul 23, 2020

Women going to a harvest

What About Adolescent Girls? Implementation Insights from a New Evidence Review on ‘Safe Space-Style’ Community-based Girls’ Groups

Miriam Temin (Population Council) & Craig J. Heck (Population Council) | Jul 20, 2020

Wajir Safe Spaces

Solidarity and Power: Impact of Covid-19 Pandemic on Women’s Groups in Northern Nigeria

Monica Agene (Women for Women International) & Bukola Onyishi (Women for Women International) | Jun 26, 2020

Social distancing in Nigeria

SHGs and Covid-19: Challenges, Engagement, and Opportunities for India’s National Rural Livelihoods Mission

Garima Siwach (American Institutes for Research), Sapna Desai (Population Council), Thomas de Hoop (American Institutes for Research), Sohini Paul (Population Council), Yulia Belyakova (American Institutes for Research), and Chinmaya Holla (American Institutes for Research) | Jun 18, 2020

Woman sewing

Every Little Step Helps: How SHGs are Stepping Up to Provide Relief in Times of Covid-19

Kalyani Raghunathan (International Food Policy Research Institute) and Avijit Choudhury (Professional Assistance for Development Action) | Jun 10, 2020

Delivery of dry ration kits to beneficiaries in Bihar/ photo credit: PRADAN

Gender Gap Narrowing “Bank Sakhis” Take Crucial G2P Support the Last Mile During COVID-19

Alreena Pinto (World Bank) & Amit Arora (World Bank) | Jun 4, 2020

A bank sakhi at work

It’s time to take note of the Self Help Groups’ potential

Bidisha Barooah (International Initiative for Impact Evaluation), Ritwik Sarkar (International Initiative for Impact Evaluation) & Zeba Siddiqui (International Initiative for Impact Evaluation) | Jun 2, 2020


Can Covid-19 provide opportunities to strengthen the SHG movement?

Kaliat Ammu Sanyal (Initiative for What Works to Advance Women and Girls in the Economy) | Jun 1, 2020

Women's group