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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, Resources, Uncategorized on May 8, 2019

On the CUSP: the politics and prospects of scaling social norms change programming

Journal: Sexual and Reproductive Health Matters Abstract In the past decades, donors and development actors have been increasingly mindful of…

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Posted by in Announcements, News on April 8, 2019

Call for Information and Materials: Understanding and Measuring the Effectiveness of Gender-Based Violence (GBV) Risk Mitigation in Emergencies

The Harvard Humanitarian Initiative (HHI) and UNICEF are conducting a research project focused on better understanding the outcomes of GBV…

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Posted by in News on April 5, 2019

OAK Foundation Grant: Issues Affecting Women Programme

The OAK Foundation is seeking applications for its Issues Affecting Women Programme with an aim to contribute to a world…

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Posted by in News on March 25, 2019

Africa: UN Discloses Rise in Sex Abuse Cases, Ascribes It to Better Reporting

UN: There was a significant rise in reports of sexual exploitation and abuse involving United Nations staff and affiliates last…

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Posted by in Announcements on March 5, 2019

Kenya: New Kind of Sexual Harassment Young Women and Girls Are Battling

Kenya: Most women have experienced sexual harassment or even encountered sexual jokes from those around them. A recent survey released…

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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 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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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 on June 18, 2018

Me Too didn’t start with a hashtag – Hakima Abbas’ remarks at EDD 2018

AWID: Women and girls are speaking out loudly and visibly against violence, harassment, and abuse — from the #MeToo movement…

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