Gender Equality

Posted by in News, Social Media on April 5, 2018

@GBVNet Twitter Chat with Sisonke Msimang

Twitter chat: The “Shining the Feminist Light Bright” social media campaign culminated in an illuminating conversation with Sisonke Msimang, a…

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Posted by in Announcements on April 3, 2018

Funding Opportunity for Global Programming to Further Innovation in Addressing Gender-Based Violence (GBV) in Conflict-Affected Humanitarian Emergencies

Funding Opportunity: Since 2010, PRM has allocated specific funding to complement ongoing efforts through our regional GBV responses. This funding…

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Posted by in Announcements, News on March 23, 2018

Job Opportunity: Advocacy Consultancy with COFEM

COFEM seeks a dynamic communicator to kick-start the COFEM Advocacy Initiative and to be responsible for working with members of…

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Posted by in Uncategorized on March 20, 2018

Blame the Rapist, Not the Victim

If you have ever engaged in feminist discourse you probably heard of the term “rape culture”. It was first used…

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Posted by in News on March 5, 2018

Tanzania: More Needs to Be Done to Achieve Gender Equality

Tanzania: Although all the 17 UN-backed Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are important, “gender equality” coming as high up as item…

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Posted by in News on March 1, 2018

Adebisi’s Feminism: Shaped by the past, sustained by the present

About a writer and photographer from Nigeria and the ancestral forces that led to her kind of feminism. The alarm…

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Posted by in Announcements on February 14, 2018

Apply to become a Prevention Mentor with the Prevention Collaborative

The Prevention Collaborative is a new global initiative created to serve practitioners and social movements working to prevent violence against…

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Posted by in Announcements, News on February 8, 2018

Call for Applications – Sister to Sister

Call for Applications: The GBV Prevention Network is calling for members interested in enriching their violence against women prevention skills…

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Posted by in News on January 23, 2018

South Africa: Forced Abortions – a New Frontier in the War On Women’s Bodies?

South Africa: Partners and families allegedly drugged women and in some cases even physically restrained them as doctors performed the…

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Posted by in News on January 15, 2018

Can women’s economic empowerment drive gender-based violence?

Women’s economic empowerment is often touted as the magic bullet — one that can respond to and mitigate violence by…

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