In Emissaries of Empowerment, Kate Cronin-Furman, Rafia Zakaria, and I  examine the de-politicizing, and re-feminizing impact of contemporary empowerment-based interventions in the developing world and how these programs often reinforce, rather than combat, the deep marginalization of women.

COVERAGE OF THE REPORT in the NEW YORK TIMES: HERE

FULL PDF HERE: EMISSARIES OF EMPOWERMENT 2017