Gender Equality

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 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 News on November 5, 2018

Uganda: Nuns Launch Campaign Against Domestic Violence

In a bid to end domestic violence in Kabarole District, nuns of the Holy Cross Sisters family Virika have initiated…

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Posted by in News on October 19, 2018

South Africa: With Sexism Alive and Well in SA Media, Cyber Bullying Is the New Trend to Watch

The Glass Ceilings 2018 findings show the challenge today is not about the numbers game, with almost equal numbers of…

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Posted by in News, Uncategorized on October 15, 2018

Job Opportunity: Junior Professional – Violence Against Women Data and Research

The WHO Department of Reproductive Health and Research (RHR) seeks a junior professional interested in gaining work experience in an…

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Posted by in News on October 8, 2018

Congo-Kinshasa: Mukwege – ‘Do Not Treat Sexual Violence As Taboo’

If all men would act and think like Congolese gynecologist Denis Mukwege, it would be a better world. DW’s Susanne…

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Posted by in News on September 17, 2018

South Africa: Gender-Based Violence – Mabuza Says ‘Men Must Change’

Deputy President David Mabuza has called on South African men to change to stop the scourge of gender-based violence in…

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Posted by in Announcements, News on August 17, 2018

Donors want Data and Rapid Scaling. It’s Stifling Innovation in the Aid Sector

Despite an influx of funding to prevent violence against women and children over the last decade, the field has reached…

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