Gender Equity

Posted by in News on March 16, 2015

Africa: Global Fund Work Falling Short On Gender-Related Issues

Africa: The Global Fund’s efforts to put women and girls at the center of its work on HIV, TB and…

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Posted by in News on February 25, 2015

Young children must be protected from ingrained gender stereotypes

Gender stereotypes: That young people might be deeply influenced by the gender stereotypes thrust upon them should give us all…

Posted by in News on February 9, 2015

Parties call for Gender Equality and Human Rights in Geneva Climate Talks

Geneva, Switzerland: The first Party to take the floor, the Government of Mexico called for “Parties to respect human rights and…

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Posted by in News on December 17, 2014

Church of England’s first female bishop named as Libby Lane

UK/Global: The Rev Libby Lane, a parish priest from Crewe, is the surprise choice for the Church of England’s first…

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Posted by in News on November 3, 2014

Uganda Has Widest Gender Gap in East Africa

Uganda is the least gender-equal society in East Africa, the 2014 Global Gender Gap Index has revealed. Read this story…

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Posted by in News on October 28, 2014

‘Sweeping change’ narrows global gender gap

Global: Increased access for women to politics and the workforce has narrowed the global gender gap in the past 10…

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Posted by in News on October 2, 2014

Tanzania: ‘New Constitution Honours Gender Equality in Land Ownership’

There is jubilation among women in different regions, after the Draft constitution decided to include a section that gives women…

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Posted by in News on August 25, 2014

Domestic Violence Act Coalition in Uganda Lobby’s the Speaker of Parliament for Implementation of the Law

On August 19th 2014, 20 representatives of the Domestic Violence Act Coalition reached out to the Speaker of Uganda’s Parliament, Hon. Rebecca…

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Posted by in News on August 4, 2014

Secure Land Rights for Rwanda’s Women are Critical for Families and the Nation

Beginning in 2007, the government of Rwanda embarked on the Land Tenure Regularization Program (LTRP) – a national land registration…

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Posted by in Announcements, News, Uncategorized on June 8, 2014

The Global Summit to End Sexual Violence in Conflict

The Global Summit to End Sexual Violence in Conflict will take place at ExCel London on 10 – 13 June…

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