The first volume of this book published by the Human Development Forum for Tudor Rose; addresses gender equality and women's empowerment in the context of the SDGs. It provides various examples of how women and men around the world are working together to achieve this SDG. Bernadette Dia Kamgnia and Jacqueline Odula have contributed a chapter, where they examine the role of the Bank in supporting the financial empowerment of women in Africa. (p85)