Anne Marie Slaughter of New America has a podcast  on women's role in the Ukraine uprising.
Philanthropy News Digest reports  on the launch of a new Gloldman Sachs-World Bank Group $600 million fund for women entrepreneurs.
How legal reforms improve women's welfare is a question being studied  by World Bank economist Mary Hallward-Driemeier.
Laws and gender in Africa are highlighted in a post  by Paula Taveres, a legal analyst on the Bank's Women, Business and the Law team.
Jim Kim spoke eloquently  about gender inequality at a CARE conference in Washington earlier this week.
World Bank staffers offer  perspectives on women in development.
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