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November 03, 2020

When Minutes Feel Like Hours, and Hours Feel Like Days: How to wait patiently for the results of a pregnancy test or a contested election

Each election night for the last 18 years, I’ve sat in a war room monitoring results. Below are tips to get you through the night and to Inauguration Day. ...

August 14, 2020

Creating the Next Kamala: How the Ascend Fund is working to ensure more women of color achieve higher office

As we seek to create a reflective democracy and pave the way for the next Kamala Harris, The Ascend Fund invests in nonprofit, nonpartisan organizations that break down barriers preventing women from ...

March 06, 2020

IWD2020: Celebrating Progress and Aggressively Pursuing Political Equality for Women

While International Women’s Day is supposed to be a global celebration of women’s social, economic, cultural, and political achievements, we don’t feel much like celebrating, if we’re being honest....

February 03, 2020

What is an Action Tank? Reflections on Panorama’s Third Anniversary

As we celebrate our third anniversary, we’ve launched a new website, that better reflects the role that Panorama plays in making change. It’s organized around three principles that guide our work: We...

January 14, 2020

Accelerating the Pace of Change Toward Gender Equality

To achieve equal representation in politics, we must level the playing field for women across the political spectrum. ...

October 21, 2019

Our Three Takeaways from UNGA 2019

Panorama staff attended the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) last month, and two of us were there for the first time. We each had project-related events to organize in New York, but took advanta...

March 29, 2019

Showcasing Women’s Leadership for Women’s History Month

In the most recent Global Health 50/50 report, which reviewed 198 global organizations active in health, it was found that men in these organizations are 50% more likely to reach senior leadership rol...

January 18, 2019

Saying Yes to Leadership

Last November, I attended the Women Leaders in Global Health meeting in London, which had 900 participants from 80 countries. I came away energized by the amazing and inspiring women I met, and the gr...

November 14, 2018

Women Leaders in Global Health: What can I do to accelerate the pace of change?

I left last week’s Women Leaders in Global Health conference energized by being surrounded by inspirational leaders sharing a lifetime of wisdom....

June 28, 2018

Norwegian Lessons for America about Gender Equality

Equal Pay Day tracks how long women must work into the new year to catch up to a man’s salary as of December 31. ...

June 07, 2018

The Paid Leave Pledge – Supporting Businesses that Support Their Workforce

Public data around paid leave in America is starting to emerge, including how many employees lack access, the disparities across different demographics, and the impact of state policies....

May 29, 2018

Let's Talk About Menstrual Health

In many parts of the world, during menstruation, women and girls are restricted from daily activities such as eating certain foods, touching animals, going to school, or socializing with boys and men....

March 26, 2018

A Paid Leave Story

Paid Leave is a benefit that shouldn’t be left to chance....

March 13, 2018

Reflecting on Panorama’s First Year as an Action Tank

When Panorama launched one year ago, we decided to call ourselves an action tank because that’s what we are about: Working alongside partners to drive action on major social issues. ...

March 08, 2018

What We Learned from Talking with U.S. Employers About Paid Leave

Employers want to do the right thing by their employees. Aligning hearts with heads isn’t always an easy thing, especially in the corporate world....

March 08, 2018

A Pledge on International Women’s Day: Female Donors, Join Forces

These incredibly strong and thoughtful women believe passionately in building partnerships to take on issues relevant to women and girls, and they recognize that the best way to effect systemwide chan...

July 13, 2017

Paid Leave: Good for Families, Good for Business

Five benefits of paid family leave....

February 07, 2017

Why it Pays to Offer Employees Paid Leave

Paid family and medical leave is good for families and for business....

January 30, 2017

Think Boldly and Act Globally – Why I Started Panorama

Gabrielle Fitzgerald at the Ebola Innovation Summit...

January 16, 2014

Midwives: Critical Players in Delivering Family Planning in Indonesia

The Indonesian government’s plan to improve health care is to strengthen midwives to provide family planning services, but 11 percent of married women have an unmet need for family planning. ...