CaptureIn the build up to the 27th World YWCA Council and the 4th International Women’s Summit (July 2011), momentum, increased motivation and concrete actions shaped our commitment to meet the goals of the 2007-2011 World YWCA Strategic Framework during the reporting period (April 2010-March 2011). Developing the leadership of women and girls; promoting the social, economic, cultural, religious and political rights of women and girls; and ensuring good governance and accountability of the YWCA movement worldwide, remained our principle focus. Throughout the year, the World YWCA continued to give hope to women and girls across the globe, thanks to the relentless effort and commitment of staff, volunteers and partners, and despite an increasingly challenging resource constrained environment. Read the full report here.