Civic space: a ground-breaking road map for addressing threats to civic space in the extractive sector PWYP’s Strategic Framework on civic space for 2020-2022 provides a road map for addressing threats to civic space in the extractive sector, in particular those faced by PWYP members. Natural resource activists campaigning against the harmful impact of extraction,…Read Download
Guinea: Two women inspiring others with their commitment to the governance of natural resources
Hadja Aicha Barry and Sayon Bérété – Two women inspiring others with their commitment to the governance of natural resources
Like most African nations, Guinea is a country marked by gender inequalities. Life in society is heavily dominated by men, while women generally have less room for manoeuvre in terms of decision-making, both within their own family and in the broader society.
This case study highlights the work of two women who have paved the way for more gender inclusive natural resource governance in Guinea.
This story is part of the PWYP Gender Project, which was made possible thanks to the support of the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation.