The Trump administration’s much-hyped initiative to help 50 million women in the developing world has allocated only $1 toward each woman.
Ivanka Trump is the public face of the “Women’s Global Development and Prosperity Initiative,” announced to much fanfare during the same week as the State of the Union address.
But so far, the initiative has only had $50 million allocated to it from the budget of the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID).
“That’s just a dollar a year each!” said Charles Kenny, a senior fellow at the Center for Global Development.
The funds are extremely small in comparison to efforts by previous administrations.…