The future is mine – nothing can stop me!

The future is mine – nothing can stop me!

In this day and age, it is staggering to think that although women and girls make up half of the world’s population, they continue to represent over 70% of the world’s poor. Creating a more equitable and sustainable future means building better opportunities in...
Dear Mr. Trump – can we let her decide please?

Dear Mr. Trump – can we let her decide please?

An (alternative) Q&A session with President Donald Trump. DSW: Mr. President, thank you for taking the time to talk with us today. Let’s jump right into it: Have you heard about the ‘She Decides’ conference that is being launched today (March 2) in Brussels by the...
Turning the tide for our global future

Turning the tide for our global future

As the (proud!) father of a nine-year old living in Germany, I find it impossible to imagine a situation where I would block his attendance from school, expose him to violence, pressure him into finding a job to support us, or even force him into marriage. His entire...
Women Deliver 2016 Postscript – FP Voices

Women Deliver 2016 Postscript – FP Voices

Listen to our interview about FP Voices here! We are a week after Women Deliver, and still recovering. It was an intense several days in Copenhagen, and I was lucky to meet and talk with some fascinating young leaders and advocates pushing forward gender equality and...