Request for Public Comments: USAID’S 2020 Gender Equality and Women's Empowerment Policy


USAID recently posted the Request for Public Comments on USAID’s 2020 Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment Policy. Public comments will be accepted from Wednesday, August 19, 2020 until Tuesday, August 25, 2020.

The 2020 Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment Policy will affirm USAID's vision of a prosperous and peaceful world in which women and girls, and men and boys enjoy equal economic, social, cultural, civil, and political rights and are equally empowered to secure better lives for themselves, their families, their communities, and their countries. USAID achieves greater and more sustainable development outcomes by integrating gender equality and women’s empowerment throughout our work.