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By interviewing a diverse range of people, we’ll have a range of experiences, insights and points of view to draw from when it comes time to find opportunity areas for the ideas phase.

By interviewing a diverse range of people, we’ll have a range of experiences, insights and points of view to draw from when it comes time to find opportunity areas for the ideas phase. Here are some ideas for the types of people you might want to interview about our challenge topic:

- women and girls you know

- men (or boys) in your community

- experts on sanitation

- school teachers

- anyone else with a unique perspective on the issue!


Hint: Download our Interview Toolkit for sample questions related to this challenge and tips on getting the most out of your interview.

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"Mujeres Ahorradoras en Acción", is a government social program in Colombia inspired by the idea of Yves Moury, the founder of Fundación Capital, that a woman that saves is a live that transforms other lives. 
The program teaches women self-esteem,

"Mujeres Ahorradoras en Acción", is a government social program in Colombia inspired by the idea of Yves Moury, the founder of Fundación Capital, that a woman that saves is a live that transforms other lives. The program teaches women self-esteem,

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Girls who are unfortunately born and brought up in low income areas face a lot of difficulties, right from their childhood.  I was fortunate enough to work in an NGO in bangalore, which supports and helps underprivileged young girls by educating them

Girls who are unfortunately born and brought up in low income areas face a lot of difficulties, right from their childhood. I was fortunate enough to work in an NGO in bangalore, which supports and helps underprivileged young girls by educating them

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I was curious to understand what triggers people to carry out street harassment of women. I requested friends in India to ask men who have low paid jobs on a 'man to man' note as to why they do it.

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Men carry out street harassment wh

I was curious to understand what triggers people to carry out street harassment of women. I requested friends in India to ask men who have low paid jobs on a 'man to man' note as to why they do it. Key insights: Men carry out street harassment wh

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Below is the survey response from a young woman in Afghanistan in her 20s.  I am so appreciative to have received this response as the  woman does not have regular access to the internet and her brother had to translate the questions and answers.

Below is the survey response from a young woman in Afghanistan in her 20s. I am so appreciative to have received this response as the woman does not have regular access to the internet and her brother had to translate the questions and answers.

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Typically, a lot of poor women take up jobs as domestic helpers. They live in low income urban areas and face street harassment on a daily basis. Below is first hand information from two such women.

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Women feel safe in communities w

Typically, a lot of poor women take up jobs as domestic helpers. They live in low income urban areas and face street harassment on a daily basis. Below is first hand information from two such women. Key takeaways: Women feel safe in communities w

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I have a friend, Jocelyn, who had been to Chandigarh (north India) in 2009 and Hyderabad in 2011 for work about one and a half years. I interviewed her because I found that her experience is precious for me while chatting. She told me something she f

I have a friend, Jocelyn, who had been to Chandigarh (north India) in 2009 and Hyderabad in 2011 for work about one and a half years. I interviewed her because I found that her experience is precious for me while chatting. She told me something she f

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During the Amplify Team's research trip we found out that women and girls in India and Nepal have an immense curiosity about the reality of women in the US. This made us realize the importance of having a dialog amongst individuals from different bac

During the Amplify Team's research trip we found out that women and girls in India and Nepal have an immense curiosity about the reality of women in the US. This made us realize the importance of having a dialog amongst individuals from different bac

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Sexual intimidation is the common fear of the women who are living in modern society. Most of the women in nowadays can not feel safe neither in urban areas. I think the key point of the challenge is making women to 'feel' safer mentally.

Sexual intimidation is the common fear of the women who are living in modern society. Most of the women in nowadays can not feel safe neither in urban areas. I think the key point of the challenge is making women to 'feel' safer mentally.

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Striving to better understand the safety problems women and girls encounter in urban environments, I interviewed affected women, experts in gender issues but also men. In this contribution I will focus on the male perspective on how to make cities sa

Striving to better understand the safety problems women and girls encounter in urban environments, I interviewed affected women, experts in gender issues but also men. In this contribution I will focus on the male perspective on how to make cities sa

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