Partnering with Women, Girls, and Allies for Gender Justice Everywhere

Rise Up works to advance gender equity and justice in education, health, and economic opportunity by partnering with visionary local leaders around the world. We build power with women, girls, and their allies by providing training, funding, and connection to a global network to help them achieve meaningful, lasting change. Rise Up works with leaders in Africa, South Asia, Latin America, and the United States to create a future where all people can thrive. Since 2009, Rise Up’s powerful network of 800 leaders has successfully advocated for over 185 new and improved laws and policies, positively impacting more than 160 million people around the world. Learn more.

New + Noteworthy


Rise Up’s 2022 External Evaluation

Rise Up partnered with Dalberg Advisors to conduct an external evaluation of Rise Up’s work between 2017-2022—and the results are now available! With this research, we will expand our organization’s impact and hope to influence the landscape of gender equity philanthropy as we know it.