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Posted by in News on July 24, 2019

From where I stand: “Girls need to believe in themselves”

Wilma Riziki Kazunguis, 23, is a member of Moving the Goalposts, a community-based organization in Kilifi, a coastal town of…

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Posted by in News on July 17, 2019

Only 1% of Gender Equality Funding is Going to Women’s Organisations – Why?

There’s been a $1bn boost in support in the last two years, but only tiny pots of money are trickling…

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Posted by in Announcements, News on July 8, 2019

Call for Proposals: Evaluation Projects in Tanzania and Uganda

The Evaluation Fund is launching a Call for Proposals in collaboration with the Global & African Partnerships to End Violence…

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Posted by in News on July 3, 2019

On Africa’s Feminist Frontlines, we Need Accessible Care Practices to Sustain our Movements

Feminism is having its global moment – that heady feeling when a movement’s revolutionary demands are being heard by the…

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Posted by in News, Social Media on June 24, 2019

Emotional Burden in the Rights Struggle; Self-care Not Optional But a Priority

In 2011, I visited Panzi Hospital in Bukavu, eastern Democratic Republic of Congo. That was before all the world attention,…

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Posted by in Announcements, News on June 17, 2019

Self and collective care social media campaign – June 18th – 20th, 2019.

The GBV Prevention Network is excited for the Self and Collective Care social media campaign happening from June 18th – 20th,…

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Posted by in News on June 17, 2019

The Politics and Possibilities of Scale

How is meaningful impact defined in international development? Does it mean reaching “W” number of people? Conducting “X” trainings? Spending…

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Posted by in News on June 10, 2019

Feminist practice: local women’s rights organisations set out new ways of working in humanitarian settings

Local women’s rights organisations (WROs) have been working to prevent and respond to violence against women and girls (VAWG) in…

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Posted by in News on June 5, 2019

Kenya’s President Vows to Push for More Women in Power and End FGM

Kenya – Kenya’s President Uhuru Kenyatta promised to push for more women in power, keep all girls in school, tackle…

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Posted by in News on May 28, 2019

The Time Is Now – End Sexual and Gender-Based Violence

It’s time to end sexual and gender-based violence once and for all, participants of a two-day conference said. In Norway,…

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