Greenwashing refers to marketing strategies that emphasize a company’s positive impact on the environment despite that company’s failure to follow environmentally-friendly practices.
The gender gap in water and sanitation affects millions of women and girls worldwide. Inequality in water collection creates increased rates of sexual violence, muscular disorders, inequitable access, and wasted time. Learn more about how you can address these inequalities and close the water gender gap.
“For women in a lot of countries in Africa to cook a meal, they need to go out into the forest, gather wood, bring it home, make a fire, and prepare a meal. It isn’t as simple as turning on a stove. For rural women, this is what they face every day.”