The moment of lift : how empowering women changes the world / by Melinda Gates
By: Gates, Melinda.Publisher: Sydney, NSW : Pan Macmillan Australia, 2019Description: 273 p. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 9781760783327.Subject(s): Women | Society | Gender equality
|Item type||Home library||Call number||Status||Date due||Barcode||Item reserves|
|Book||Australia||606 GAT 2019 (Browse shelf)||Available||CA010385|
|Book||New Zealand||606 MOM (Browse shelf)||Issued||13/01/2020||CA015556|
The lift of a great idea -- Empowering mothers: maternal and newborn health -- Every good thing: family planning -- Lifting their eyes: girls in schools -- The silent inequality: unpaid work -- When a girl has no voice: child marriage -- Seeing gender bias: women in agriculture -- Creating a new culture: women in the workplace -- Let your heart break: the lift of coming together.
Examines the link between the empowerment of women and the health of societies. Tells the journey of Gates' journey from a partner working behind the scenes to a leading advocate for women worldwide.