Women's Knowledge Digital Library (WKDL) is an online repository of information by and about women and girls. The goal of the project is to provide users with trusted information that is easily and efficiently accessible and that which can be used in the education and empowerment of women and girls worldwide. Our focus is to amplify women's voices and include resources that women can learn from and adapt to suit the work being done within their own communities.

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Unmet Need for Contraception in Developing Countries: Examining Women’s Reasons for Not Using a Method


Sexually active women in developing countries who have an unmet need for contraception, meaning they wish to avoid pregnancy but are not using any…

The Gender Policy Report


The Gender Policy Report is a non-partisan, multidisciplinary effort to produce and disseminate timely, gender-focused analyses of emerging federal…

WMC Investigation: 10-Year Analysis of Gender and Oscar Nominations


Over the period of 2006 to 2015, nominations of women account for just 19 percent of all
non-acting Oscar nominations (327 women compared to 1,387…

WMC Investigation: 2018 analysis of gender and Oscar non-acting nominations


A new study finds the number of women Oscar nominees grew only slightly in Academy Awards given for non-acting categories this year — despite a…