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Gawain Kripke

Gawain Kripke

awain Kripke is the Director of Policy and Research at Oxfam America and has more than 20 years of experience working on public policy and advocacy issues. He has testified before congressional committees and is a frequent news commentator on foreign aid, human rights, humanitarian issues, and agriculture policies.

Women from the Banakoro village Saving for Change group, at their weekly meeting

Don’t be naïve, power is serious business

Gender, Her Series, Women's Economic Empowerment 0 Comments

In this latest addition to our Her Series, Oxfam America’s Director of Policy & Research, Gawain Kripke, shares his views on why the development community must prioritize women’s economic empowerment. he development community should recognize that women’s economic empowerment is a threat to established power holders. Women’s economic empowerment is a growing subsector within the development field. There’s a lot …