Women’s Rights

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 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 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, 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 10, 2018

Stop Regression on Sexual and Reproductive Rights of Women and Girls, UN Experts Urge

GENEVA (5 September 2018) — Rollback and regression on respect for international human rights norms threatens the sexual and reproductive…

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Posted by in Announcements, News on August 22, 2018

APPLY TODAY! To Receive this Year’s GBV Prevention Network’s Regional 16 Days of Action and Advocacy Toolkit!

The 16 days of Activism Campaign is here! Center for Women’s Global Leadership has coordinated the campaign since 1991. 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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Posted by in News, Social Media on July 9, 2018

Twitter Chat on Solidarity with Feminist Goddiva Akullo

The GBV Prevention Network run a #SolidarityWins for Stronger VAW Prevention Movements social media campaign. The campaign engaged activists to strive…

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