Care is a leading humanitarian organization fighting global poverty. They focus on poor women out of belief that equipped with the proper resources, women have the power to help whole families and entire communities escape poverty. It works mainly on improving basic education, preventing the spread of disease, increasing access to clean water and sanitation, expand economic opportunity and protect natural resources. From the website, one can get access to further resources, reports, presentations etc. The site provides useful statistics and data on many of the Middle East countries; specifically, there is a whole country profile on Yemen, which provides meaningful data, statistics and updated publications on projects conducted there.
The centre works to make women in developing countries an integral part of alleviating global poverty. Their research evidence identifies women’s contributions as well as the obstacles that prevent them from being economically strong and able to fully participate in society. From the website, one can get access to ICRW library that includes collection for more than 13,000 books, reports and papers. The site also publishes reports, policy briefs, toolkits and position papers on a range of topics for researchers, policymakers, program implementers and others.
ILO is an international organization responsible for drawing up and overseeing international labor standards. The organization has a specific bureau for gender equality; which focus on promoting and advocating gender equality in the world of work. From the site, one can get access to publications concerned with women in labor market and rural employment. Also, it provides access to academic books and journals, as well as gender statistics that evolve around women’s participation in the world of work.
It is the most comprehensive online resource for the global microfinance community. The website features research and publications, original articles, organization and consultant profiles, and the latest industry announcements, news and events. It aims at advancing knowledge and encouraging innovation within the microfinance industry. Many of the paper focus on women’s economic empowerment within the microfinance industry.
It is an international network of citizens’ organizations struggling to eradicate poverty and the causes of poverty, to ensure an equitable distribution of wealth and the realization of human rights. It is committed to social, economic and gender justice, and emphasizes the right of all people not to be poor. From the website, one can get access over newsletter, reports and publication. There are several reports and statistics on Yemen.