Countering violence against women and girls: Is UK aid a 'litmus test'?

Outcomes from the U.K. Department for International Development's work on countering violence against women and girls (also known as gender-based violence) offer early lessons for what works, what doesn't, and why some of aid's most entrenched practices need a rethink.

About the author

  • Molly Anders

    Molly Anders is a former U.K. correspondent for Devex. Based in London, she reports on development finance trends with a focus on British and European institutions. She is especially interested in evidence-based development and women’s economic empowerment, as well as innovative financing for the protection of migrants and refugees. Molly is a former Fulbright Scholar and studied Arabic in Syria, Jordan, Egypt and Morocco.