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COVID-19 will change our lives. And our way of working.

This new reality forces us to think how we can develop a capability that addresses emergent issues in spaces of high uncertainty and what system…


Strengthening the role of judges in the HIV response

We interviewed 4 judges in Eastern Europe and Central Asia, who are well positioned to instigate change and contribute to further using the law to protect the rights of vulnerable populations  


Most read blogs of 2021

From the climate crisis to the digital divide and women’s empowerment, we’re taking a look back at another unprecedented year.  


When it comes to HIV and health services, social returns on investment matter

More action is needed to halt the spread of the HIV epidemic as well as to address inequities in accessing prevention, treatment and care services. Looking at social returns on investment could make a…  


For lasting impact, we need both domestic violence laws and changing mindsets

In Nepal, the idea that women are inferior to men is deeply embedded in many societies. This influences how domestic violence is handled, and we need both laws and changing mindsets to tackle the…  


Cyberviolence disempowers women and girls and threatens their fundamental rights

As the first major pandemic of the social media age, COVID-19 has also intensified the prevalence of online and technology-facilitated violence.  


SDG Bonds: A contribution to Building Forward Better

An ambitious reform agenda paved the way for Uzbekistan being one of the first countries in the world to place innovative SDG Bonds at the London Stock Exchange in July 2021.  


A digital generation where every girl counts

While the pandemic accelerated the transition to online learning, working and networking, it also heightened the risks of women and girls of being left behind.  


The energy transition is urgently essential - but will raise a series of justice questions

Anthony Bebbington, our next KAPTalks speaker, on the intersections of natural resource extraction, climate change and human rights.  


What are the socio-economic impacts of an energy transition?

An energy transition not only helps combat climate change, but will have socioeconomic impacts that align with our need for a green recovery post-pandemic.  


Shared Futures: Youth perceptions on peace in the Western Balkans

Six young writers from the Western Balkan region give voice to some of key messages emerging from the regional study 'Shared Futures'.  

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