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Posted by in News on February 11, 2019

Uganda: ‘Curvy’ Tourism Campaign Rattles Feminists

Uganda is on the hunt to find the next Miss Curvy, as part of a new beauty pageant to attract…

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Posted by in News on February 11, 2019

Sierra Leone Declares National Rape Emergency

President Julius Bio has upped the maximum punishment for rape of a minor and called on the country to address…

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Posted by in Announcements, News on February 5, 2019

Technology-facilitated gender-based violence: Disrupting its impact on our public & private lives

Webinar: Technology-facilitated gender-based violence (GBV) is a global phenomenon that comprises a spectrum of behaviors, including stalking, bullying, sexual harassment,…

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Posted by in Announcements, News on January 28, 2019

Vacancy: Senior Human Resource and Administration Officer

Vacancy: Senior Human Resource and Administration Officer Raising Voices (www.raisingvoices.org) is a Uganda-based NGO working to prevent violence against children…

Posted by in News on January 21, 2019

Up in Arms Against Rape Culture

Botswana: The nation is up in ups over the worsening rape culture that has left most women living in constant…

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Posted by in News on January 7, 2019

Liberia’s Thursdays in Black Campaign Amplifies Efforts to End Gender-Based Violence

Monrovia — Liberia’s Thursdays in Black campaign amplifies efforts to end gender-based violence Lutheran Bishop Seyenkulo sees “potential to change our…

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Posted by in Announcements, News on December 3, 2018

Researching Gender-Based Violence: Methods and Meaning

This course aims to strengthen participants’ knowledge and skills to conduct or commission technically rigorous, ethical and policy- and service-relevant…

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Posted by in 16 Days, Announcements, News, Social Media on November 25, 2018

Join us today in the 16 days of activism against GBV campaign

Since 1991, the Center for Women’s Global Leadership has coordinated the 16 Days of Activism against Gender- Based Violence Campaign…

Posted by in Announcements, News on November 19, 2018

COFEM Feminist Pocketbook

The Feminist Pocketbook is a resource to support practitioners, researchers and others working in humanitarian and development settings to articulate…

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Posted by in News on November 12, 2018

Seychelles: Shelter for Women Victims of Violence Opens in Seychelles

The only shelter for women of gender-based violence has opened in Seychelles, a hidden refuge against dangerous situations. The EU-funded…

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